Funeral for Middle Schooler Killed in Traffic Crash Set for Sunday
Service to be held in Dent Middle School gymnasium
The funeral for the sixth grader killed while crossing the street earlier this week has been scheduled for Sunday.
Devonte Owens, 11, died early Wednesday after being struck by a car while walking home from Dent Middle School.
The funeral will be held in the Dent Middle School gymnasium at 2 p.m. Sunday.
According to a release from Richland District Two, Owens' family requested that donations be made to the Dent Middle School PTO in lieu of flowers.