Thursday 2 July, 2020

Rihanna goes all white for the funeral of her cousin Tavon Alleyne

Rihanna laying her wreath (Instagram)

Rihanna laying her wreath (Instagram)

Robyn ‘Rihanna’ Fenty wore white from head to toe today, as she paid her last respects to her cousin Tavon Alleyne.

Over the holidays, Rihanna was left mourning when her 21-year-old cousin was gunned down hours after she had hugged him. The shooting which took his life, happened a short distance from his Eden Lodge home on Boxing Day, as he crossed a track.

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At the graveside, Rihanna wore all-white Puma basket sneakers, and she held a fistful of her gown to allow her to easily walk around the grave and lay her wreath unbothered. The wreath was shaped in a heart and it was covered in white flowers including carnations. She laid the wreath close the head of the grave.

Rihanna had her long straight her unchecked and she wore white framed sunglasses.

The thanksgiving service and burial occurred at the St. George Parish Church in Barbados, today, January 9, 2018. Hundreds of persons were in attendance.

Tavon Alleyne's funeral

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