A 27-year-old Lola, Facetimed her partner minutes before she was shot dead in Dayton 

Most of the nine victims who died in Dayton mass shooting were African-Americans. They were shot dead in the early hours of Sunday around 1 a.m. Such a tragic day as the first mass shooting took place in El Paso, Texas where a 21-year-old young man opened fire on innocent people in Walmart killing over twenty people, leaving 26 injured.




Lola was a kind and loving young woman before she was killed

Lois Oglesby (Lola) was a 27-year-old mother of two children, whose youngest baby is only 2 months old. She Facetimed her partner just minutes after been shot dead by Connor Betts on Sunday mass shooting in Dayton. 

It is such a shame that such a caring young woman had to die like that.

According to Daryl Lee her partner, she called him to say she loves him and he should take of their little children. A  two months old baby girl and six years old Hannah. Her cousin, Darasha Merrett, states that she cried so much to the extent that she couldn’t cry anymore as she was so close to Oglesby. When the phone call came in around 3 .a.m Sunday morning, to break the news to her, she was up feeding her Newborn baby. Darasha narrated how kind, loving and caring Lola was. Lola was in a Nursing school with the hope of taking up a career which will reflect her love for children and others.

How would the husband, children, relatives, and friends cope? How will families, relatives, and friends of all victims of assault in El Paso and Dayton mass shooting cope? Such devastation.

Miami Valley Community Partnership has set up a Facebook Fundraiser to help cover Oglesby’s funeral and children’s upkeeping. The victim’s mother works there.

May their souls rest in peace.

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Tinu · 6 August 2019 at 10:27 PM

So terrible. Rest in peace.

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