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Funeral arrangements announced for slain officers

1 year 2 months 4 days ago Tuesday, July 19 2016 Jul 19, 2016 July 19, 2016 12:58 PM July 19, 2016 in News
Source: WBRZ
Left to right: Matthew Gerald, Montrell Jackson

BATON ROUGE – Funeral arrangements have been announced for two of the slain officers involved in Sunday's shooting.
 
BRPD Officer Matthew Gerald and Corporal Montrell Jackson were two of the three officers killed during a shooting that took place on Airline Highway on early Sunday morning.

Officer Gerald was a Marine and did three tours in Iraq. He served with the Baton Rouge Police Department for less than one year. The Geralds have two daughters.

The following funeral arrangements have been made for Officer Matthew Gerald:

Viewing
Resthaven Gardens of Memory & Funeral Home, 11817 Jefferson Hwy, Baton Rouge, LA
Thursday, July 21 (5pm-9pm)
Viewing:
Healing Place Church, 19202 Highland Road, Baton Rouge, LA
Friday, July 22 (9am-11am)

Services:
Healing Place Church, 19202 Highland Road, Baton Rouge, LA
Friday, July 22 (11am)

Burial to Follow:
Louisiana National Cemetery, 303 W. Mount Pleasant, Zachary, LA

BRPD Corporal Montrell Jackson was a 10-year veteran of the Baton Rouge Police Department and leaves behind a wife and 4-month-old son.

The following funeral arrangements have been made for Corporal Montrell Jackson:

Visitation
Living Faith Christian Center, 6375 Winbourne Avenue
Monday, July 25, 2016
9 a.m. – 11 a.m.
 
Services
Living Faith Christian Center, 6375 Winbourne Avenue
Monday, July 25, 2016
11:00 a.m.

Burial to follow

Funeral arrangements were set on Wednesday morning for Deputy Brad Garafola of EBRSO. Those arrangements can be viewed by clicking here.

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