Today marked the funeral for a beloved singer, mother and actress whose body was laid to rest by a bevy of family and friends. Natina Reed, 32, was funeralized in Lithonia, Georgia Saturday, November 3, at Abundant Life Church. As previously reported, Reed passed away after being struck by a vehicle in Gwinnet County, Georgia. Details on her passing are still skimpy as police continue to investigate.
Rollingout was on hand for the service and noticed a packed out crowd of the bereaved for the fallen singer. Attendees included the late songstress’ baby’s father Kurupt of ‘Tha Dogg Pound’ fame as well as her bandmates Shamari DeVoe and Brandi Williams. Both ladies looked noticeably distraught as they were surrounded by family members who struggled to support them as they walked in. Also on hand was Ronnie DeVoe, the husband of Shamari, who comforted his grieving spouse.
Several portraits of Natina adorned the sanctuary of the church that was also blanketed in flowers in Reed’s honor.A choir was also on hand to accompany a series of personal tributes given by funeral attendees. Overseeing today’s service was Atlanta funeral director Willie A. Watkins who spoke briefly with Rollingout about the tragic occasion.