Samantha McCarty, age 25

Lost to gun violence on April 14, 2016 in McComb, Mississippi.

Killed by her boyfriend.

Her family is hosting a fundraiser for the benefit of her three daughters on Saturday, July 9 at 11 AM at Topeka-Tilton Baseball Field in Jayess. (More info at the link below.)

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  • Nickname:
    61 Baby Girl
    15 Sammie Jo
    5 twinky
    5 monkey butt
    4 Lil Sis
    3 Sweet Sam
    1 Mamantha
  • Number of children:
    7 3 girls
    3 she was the "Godfather"(if u didnt know our friendship u wouldnt understand lol) to my little girl
    2 3 precious lil girls
  • Personality:
    14 amazing! outgoing! and LOVED her girls!
    10 loved by EVERYONE. AND TRULY MISSED
    13 miss my Lil mini me
    4 YOUR BETTER THAN THAT!!!
    3 YOU ARE STRONGER THAN ANY BATTLE YOU COULD POSSIBLY BE FACING!!! She said YOU BETTER KEEP ON SMILING
    6 Samantha was my very 1st female friend that I trusted with my life. She was my rock
    3 Always Smiling :)
    5 She was always positive and wanted others to be happy
    3 Samantha was a loving person who was always cheerful
    4 She was Loved Very Much!
    1 Never a dull moment with her around. 💜 She was an amazing friend 💜
    2 Samantha was one of a kind always had a smile on her face...
    2 God's got this!
  • Occupation:
    6 MOTHER
    2 Stay at home Mom
    1 Daughter extraordinaire
  • Workplace:
    2 Stay home mom of 3 beautiful girl
    4 world greatest BEST FRIEND and sister
    2 hero
    2 She is now my official GUARDIAN ANGEL
    1 In The Hearts of Everyone
  • Schools attended:
    3 Lawrence County
    3 Rocky Creek / Lucedale
    4 Topeka Tilton Attendance Center
    1 Lawrence County High School
    5 6904... a cousin i never got to meet... but know her mom well... i love her bunches... Rhonda shaye
    2 BEST BABYSITTER IN THE WORLD!!!! She loved Bubblebaths ( only a fee will understand).
  • Comments:
    1 RIP Sam!! You are missed by so many! ❤️❤️
    1 baybay loves you mamantha.
    2 Happy Angel's Mother's Day, Samantha. You are NOT forgotten. Love, Sissy

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