Funerals have been arranged for rapper Gangsta Boo of Memphis.
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Gangsta Boo’s upcoming funeral service
According to Fox13 Memphis, the rapper’s birthday celebration is set for Friday, January 13. And will be held at the Railgarten on Central Avenue at 7pm. The Railgarten is located in Memphis, Tennessee.
The newspaper also reported that Gangsta Boo’s funeral is set for Saturday, January 14. And will take place from 12 noon to 1:30 pm at Brown Baptist Church on Stateline Road. The funeral will be held in Southaven, Mississippi.
As HipHopDX previously reported, details about the offerings were also shared Sunday by Memphis-based producer and friend, Drumma Boy. The music creator shared the post with a short caption.
2023 has been a rough year so far but I know you are finally at peace… 😓☮️🙏🏽 Let’s honor our queen, sister and legendary friend together! Thank you @missyeahoe for blessing us with your presence! 🙏🏽♌️🕊️ #LLGB
#LinkInBio 🏻 #QueenOfMemphis
Gangsta Boo’s funeral service will be open to the public. Though tickets are required to attend the service, as reported by Commercial Appeals.
Those interested in paying tribute to the late rapper can get a free ticket from Eventbrite. And carry their ticket in hand or by phone. The store added that cameras and recording devices will not be allowed inside the church. And the event will also feature metal detectors and pocket scanners.
Guests are encouraged to arrive early for service, as once the venue reaches capacity, no more attendees will be allowed in.
As of Monday afternoon, Eventbrite tickets for the funeral service were sold out.
You can read a short description of the service home and praise Gangsta Boo on the event’s page.
Lola ‘Gangsta Boo’ Mitchell lived a life like no other and will forever be remembered as the Queen of Memphis for her music and world-changing personality. She is survived by her mother Veronica Mitchell as well as her older brothers Tarik L. Mitchell and Eric R. Mitchell, and a legacy that exceeds a lifetime in the musical field. Since her death, Boo has received many tributes from stars such as Drake, Missy Elliot and GloRilla, who celebrate her enormous impact on rap music, especially on artists. female. A pioneer and irreplaceable presence, she has created a lasting legacy in the music scene of Memphis and around the world.
Gangsta Boo passed away after a concert with his brother
As The Shade Room previously reported, Gangsta Boo passed away after attending a concert in Memphis with his brother on New Year’s Eve. Her body is said to have been found on New Year’s Day.
According to Fox13 Memphis, the rapper’s cause of death is still unknown. However, authorities have stated that no foul play was involved.