No words need be spoken, the expression depicted in this song is self-explanatory for this sad event that has taken place.
Top row: Cynthia Hurd 54, Rev. Clementa Pinckney 41, Rev. Sharonda Coleman-Singleton 45.
Middle row: Daniel Simmons 74, Rev. Depayne Middleton-Doctor 49, Tywanza Sanders 26.
Bottom row: Myra Thompson 59, Ethel Lee Lance 7-, Susie Jackson 87.
Dark was the night, cold was the ground.
Written by Blind Willie Johnson.
Recorded December 3, 1927 in Dallas, Texas.
Blind Willie Johnson, vocals & guitar.
There is no better interpretation to what the Blues Genre defines.
They are in the arms of Jesus.
As far as their murderer.