King Von was sh0t as he and a group of men left the Opium Nightclub for the Monaco Hookah Lounge on 255 Trinity Avenue in Atlanta on November 6, 2020. A fight broke out when two males approached the group in the parking lot. The debate rapidly turned into a sh00ting, k!lling two men, including Von, and injuring others.
The Family of King Von Held a Private Funeral
Rapper King Von was laid to rest at a small private burial in Chicago. Only his closest family and friends were allowed to attend, and the details of his burial were kept secret to ensure the safety of those in attendance.
According to one attendee, The service was emotional. According to that person, everyone was sad, including Von’s daughters, who grieved as they saw their father’s casket be lowered into the ground.
Kema, Von’s wife, shared a photo from the funeral, showing the children standing over their departed father.
The unexpected deἀth of King Von shocked the whole Hip Hop community. A week after releasing his debut album, Welcome To O’Block, the Chicago rapper was k!lled outside an Atlanta lounge.
Rapper’s Fans and Celebrities Sent Their Respects and Tributes
His family allegedly held a private funeral with close friends in attendance over the weekend. Fans paid their respects and expressed their affection for the late musician.
UPDATE: King Von Obituary Isn’t Fake, His Sister Kayla Posted It On Her IG Story Earlier Today! pic.twitter.com/BNrxP5L2WW
— SFTY+ (@sftyplus) November 14, 2020
Asian Doll also paid tribute with a sh0t of the two wearing similar OTF shirts. “Until we meet again…..KING,” she concluded.
Until we meet again…..KING ❤️ pic.twitter.com/9lISbVjXoY
— ASIAN DA BRAT (@AsianDaBrattt) November 14, 2020
Kollege Kidd shared a tweet on Nov. 15 and wrote, “King Von’s funeral held today.”
King Von’s funeral held today pic.twitter.com/p0xcYSpQwP
— Kollege Kidd (@KollegeKidd) November 14, 2020
Timothy Leeks, 22, of Atlanta, has been charged with the muɼder of Quando Rondo, 26. At the time of his arrest, Leeks was hospitalized with a gunsh0t wound.
King Von was ascending. His most recent album displayed his outstanding narrative abilities and secured his spot in rap’s Drill culture, which began in his birthplace. It’s heartbreaking to lose another talented young artist so young.
Celebrities, including LeBron James and Chance The Rapper, a fellow Chicago rapper, sent their condolences to King Von and his family on Twitter.
— LeBron James (@KingJames) November 6, 2020
Wow. This year was so tough. rip von God bless him and his family I can’t believe it
— Chance The Rapper (@chancetherapper) November 6, 2020
Note: That’s all we know about King Von right now. We will get back to you with further information about him as soon as possible. Please send condolence words and prayers to the deceased’s family and friends during this sad time.
If you want the most up-to-date information on recent deἀths, causes of deἀth, autopsy reports, obituaries, and more, follow us on Facebook.