Photos: Baker funerals

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  • Advocate staff photo by HEATHER MCCLELLAND -- Promised Land Baptist Church added chairs and seated people with the choir, and still had overflow for Kendal Dorsey's funeral Saturday.

  • Advocate staff photo by HEATHER MCCLELLAND -- Young men wear T-shirts displaying photos of Kendal Dorsey during his funeral Saturday at Promised Land Baptist Church.

  • Advocate staff photo by HEATHER MCCLELLAND -- Nakesha Dorsey, Kendal Dorsey's mother, far right of the front row, is comforted during her son's funeral Saturday at Promised Land Baptist Church. Dorsey, 15, and two other teens died from gunshot wounds during a private birthday party at the Baker Civic Club March 28.

  • Advocate staff photo by HEATHER MCCLELLAND -- Pallbearers bring Kendal Dorsey's coffin to the hearse for burial Saturday at Promised Land Baptist Church.

  • Advocate Staff Photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- Friends and family gather for the funeral of Diontrey Jermaine Claiborne on Saturday at the New Gideon Baptist Church.

  • Advocate Staff Photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- Active police presence outside of the New Gideon Baptist Church on Balis Drive during funeral of Diontrey Jermaine Claiborne on Saturday.

  • Advocate Staff Photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- Friends and family leave the New Gideon Baptist Church following the funeral of Diontrey Jermaine Claiborne on Saturday.

  • Advocate Staff Photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- The funeral of Diontrey Jermaine Claiborne was held on Saturday at the New Gideon Baptist Church on Balis Drive.

  • Advocate Staff Photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- Friends and family walk to the New Gideon Baptist Church for the funeral of Diontrey Claiborne on Saturday.

  • Advocate Staff Photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- Active police presence outside of the New Gideon Baptist Church on Balis Drive during funeral of Diontrey Jermaine Claiborne on Saturday.

  • Advocate Staff Photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- Photos from the funeral of Diontrey Jermaine Claiborne on Saturday.

  • Advocate Staff Photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- Women gather outside of the church during the funeral of Diontrey Jermaine Claiborne on Saturday at the New Gideon Baptist Church.

  • Advocate Staff Photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- Ida M. Young, left, great-grandmother, and Lonnie M. Claiborne, grandmother of Diontrey Claiborne, walk to the New Gideon Baptist Church for Diontrey Claiborne's funeral Saturday.