Funeral for Officer Kevin Toatley

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A funeral took place Friday afternoon for Officer Kevin Toatley who died after his police vehicle was struck head-on by a wrong way driver.

The funeral was held at 1 p.m. at Stronghold Christian Church located at 724 Rock Chapel Road, Lithonia, GA. 30058.

The burial will take place at Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens located at 5755 Mallory Road, College Park, GA. 30349

Following the funeral, a police escorted procession will leave the church to the burial site.  

Procession Route:
South on Rock Chapel Road (Hwy 124) to I-20
I-20 west to I-285
I-285 west to I-85
I-85 south to Flat Shoals Road
Flat Shoals Road to Mallory Road

On Wednesday, 65-year-old Arimentha Best was charged with homicide by vehicle in second degree and driving on the wrong side of the roadway.

The investigation is on-going and FOX 5 will continue to provide updates.