Rev. Clementa Pinckney, 41
Rev. Clementa Pinckney received his first appointment as a pastor at age 18. He was first elected to the state’s House of Representatives in 1996 at age 23, and in 2000 he was elected to the state Senate. He is survived by his wife Jennifer and two daughters, Eliana and Malana. He was a member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.