When a 14-year-old opened fire at Townville Elementary School in South Carolina last week, one teacher and two young students were seriously injured.
We were sad to hear over the weekend that 6-year-old Jacob Hall had passed away from his injuries.
On Wednesday, Jacob's family and friends said goodbye in a memorial themed with what Jacob loved best: superheroes.
Adult and child mourners came dressed as Superman, Wonder Woman, Captain America, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, and more.
Jacob himself was dressed in a Batman outfit in his blue coffin.
On the unorthodox service, Jacob's great aunt Rebecca Hunnicutt explained: