There is a great quote from the mother, who describes her son as "beautiful and flamboyant" and says she "never asked him if he were gay." The Advocate published an interview with the mother on Monday. That's the same day Carl Joseph Walker-Hoover was laid to rest.
Carl Joseph Walker-Hoover would turn 12-years-old on Friday. Read his obituary here.
Did You Read ... ?
Carl Joseph Walker-Hoover's Mother Speaks Out Against Homophobia [R20]
Anti-Gay Bullying Drives Mass. Student to Suicide [R20]
Mother Calls for State Investigation [R20]
Funeral for Carl Joseph Walker-Hoover [R20]