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Jackson toddler killed, funeral date released

The four-year-old victim of child abuse who died a week ago will be laid to rest Sunday in Natchez.

Posted: Jun 17, 2019 9:15 AM

JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) - The four-year-old victim of child abuse who died a week ago will be laid to rest Sunday in Natchez.

According to WLBT-TV, visitation for Armani Hill will be held Sunday from 4:30 until 6 p.m. at West Gate Funeral Home. Funeral services are scheduled for Sunday at 6 p.m at the funeral home.

Hill’s three-year-old sister Lailah was also severely beaten. She is out of the intensive care unit and responding well to treatment at a Jackson hospital.

Lakeisha Marie Jones, 25, the children’s mother, and 24-year-old James Christopher Anderson have both been arrested and charged.

They are both being held without bond at the Adams County Sheriff’s Department.

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