Funeral for mother, son killed in Mattapan
A young mother and her young son killed in a shooting in Boston have been laid to rest.
The funeral for 21-year-old Eyanna Flonory and 2-year-old Amani Smith took place at Morning Star Baptist Church Wednesday morning.
Mother and son were buried together in the same coffin following the ceremony.
Flonory and the little boy were two of four people killed in a shooting in Mattapan in the early morning hours of Sept. 28 that outraged the community and city leaders.
A fifth victim remains hospitalized.
Flonory’s boyfriend, Simba Martin, was buried on Tuesday.
One man has been charged in connection to the slayings, but he has not been charged with murder.