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Visitation scheduled for victim in Bossier City double homicide

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Karyl Ann Cox, 26 Karyl Ann Cox, 26
BOSSIER CITY, La. (KTBS) -

Funeral arrangements have been set for a Bossier City mother whose whose life was tragically cut short in a double murder on Mother's Day.

A celebation of life will be held for 26-year-old Karyl Ann Cox on Wednesday, May 14th from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Hill Crest Memorial Funeral Home in Haughton, LA.

Cox and her roommate, 24-year-old Jacqueline Beadle, were found shot to death inside their home on Bragg St. in Bossier City on Sunday morning.

An additional visitation for Cox is also scheduled for Thursday, May 15th at 1 p.m. at Hill Crest.

She will be laid to rest with her grandparents in Champaign, IL. Arrangements there are still pending.

According to her obituary, Cox devoted her life to caring for her young daughter, described as her "mini-me."

Her family is asking that memorials be made to the Bossier Crime Victims Fund.

Beadle also leaves behind a young son, while Bossier City Police continue to search for a suspect in the murders.

Anyone with information about the crime is asked to call Bossier Crime Stoppers at (318) 424-4100. A $1000 reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest(s).

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