Shirley Chambers at the funeral for her son, Ronnie Chambers, 33.
On yesterday, Shirley Chambers couldn’t hold back tears at her son Ronnie’s funeral. With Ronnie’s death, Chambers has buried all four of her children — all cut down by gun violence — and the mourning black mother has become the latest face of fear, grief, and outrage.
The fallen Chambers children: Carlos, killed at 18. LaToya, killed at 15. Jerome, killed at 23. Ronnie, killed at 33.