Ahmaud Arbery‘s mother will spend Christmas Day like she has for years … dedicated to her son, Ahmaud Arbery … solely this time, her connection is a go to to his gravesite.
Wanda Cooper Jones tells TMZ … the household plans to go to Ahmaud’s resting place proper exterior Waynesboro, GA and pay their respects to him on Christmas Day. However first, Wanda says the household — together with of us from out of state — will get collectively at her mother’s home in Waynesboro to reminisce in regards to the good occasions they shared with Ahmaud.
She says this Christmas, little doubt, will really feel totally different and sadder with out Ahmaud. She says, “It will be laborious. I am attempting to arrange myself in the easiest way by persevering with to attend occasions in his honor, but it surely’s simply going to be laborious that day.”
Wanda tells us the household will honor Ahmaud throughout the household dinner. Wanda’s mother is cooking his favourite household recipe: southern butter beans. Wanda says Ahmaud would gobble them up yearly — it was his favourite dish.
She says, “We’ll always remember him and can proceed to say his identify.” Ahmaud, in fact, was gunned down in Brunswick, GA on February 23. The gravesite go to will come a couple of week after a newly launched police video confirmed Travis McMichael lined in blood as he talked to cops, moments after he’d shot Ahmaud.