Donald Wayne Ely, ageΒ 37

Lost to gun violence on June 29, 2017 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Photo sources:

News sources:

202 candles have been lit for Donald.
Light a candle for Donald.

The people with the most candles in the past 24 hours are featured on our homepage.

Ask your friends to light a candle or come back tomorrow to light another candle for Donald.

You can add to Donald's profile:

  • Nickname:
    14 DW
  • Number of children:
    9 4
  • Personality:
    7 depends on you
  • Occupation:
    9 welder
  • Workplace:
  • Schools attended:
    6 Mc kinley High
  • Comments:
    7 Love Tarsha and DjπŸ’™
    6 wishing you were here to see your son smile at you one more time im really mussing you
    3 Love you Dw, kiss our son for me and tell him ill be there some day soonπŸ’”πŸ˜’
    5 Love always Tyraneisha
    3 Love u big cuz you will be miss tell the rest of the family i love them and yall watch over us
    1 love alway your lil cuz as you call me whit
    2 ily nd miss u soo much my sexy chocolate cuzn luv ya lil cuzn crystal
    6 Love you always, Kalyn πŸ–€
    3 I love you and wish I had spent some time with when I was home. β€πŸ’™πŸ’œAda
    2 love you brother and miss you so much my twin
    2 You are really missed neighbor..good guy gone 2 soon
    1 Rip
    2 πŸ˜’πŸ’”
    1 you are truly miss D.w. rest in heaven from erica
    1 RIH DW YOU ARE TRULY MISSED...GREAT GUY GONE TOO SOON!! NEICY
    1 R.I.P
    3 I'll miss the way u call me nanny regardless who was around when u saw me.
    2 RIP
    2 R.I.H my boy
    2 just can't believe this , i love you and miss you so much ...Yacory
    2 you will forever be missed DW
    3 I love an miss you lil brother
    1 R.N.H
    1 R.I.H Dw I love you, kiss Dyson for me πŸ’”πŸ˜’
    1 R.I.H My Boy - Sharita
    1 R.I.P D.W - Tina
    2 Rest in heaven cousin, tell Big Mike I said I miss him. This can't be life right nowπŸ’”πŸ’”πŸ–€πŸ–€
    2 RIP DW
    1 love you cuz and miss u we all miss u big head
    1 love cuz we miss u we all miss u love cuz Taj
    1 RIH DW GONE TOO SOON
    1 MENA
    1 i love you unc ima miss yu
    1 until we meet again longlivedw
    1 Never gone forget the times πŸ˜‡ Cleve gone miss you
    1 I will miss the arguments, and makeup conversations. No man on 🌏 will ever take your place πŸ’”
    1 I miss you so much brother..
    1 I love you DW!😭I know you want all of us to be strong, but it is so hard😭
    1 long live D.W my favorite cousin;; love you phat until we meet again!!
    2 Dj and I miss you Dw πŸ’” I regret not giving u another chance ..Love Tarsha

Other nearby fatal shootings: