Dunwoody High School Maura Binkley was one of two people shot and killed Nov. 2 by a gunman at a yoga studio in Tallahassee, Fla., according to city officials. Her funeral is set for Nov. 25 at St. James Methodist Church.

Maura Binkley was a student at Florida State University. She graduated from Dunwoody High School in 2015. (Special)

Binkley, 21, was killed Nov. 2 when a man came into the yoga studio and started shooting, according to media reports. Also killed was Nancy Van Vessem, 61.

According to the Tallahassee Democrat newspaper, Scott Beierle, 40, entered the Hot Yoga Tallahassee Studio after 5 p.m. on Friday and began shooting. Binkley and Van Nessem were killed and four others injured. Beierle then killed himself, according to the report.

Binkley was a student at Florida State University and attended Dunwoody schools. She wrote a “Standout Student” profile for Reporter Newspapers in 2013.

White ribbons began appearing in Dunwoody at various locations over the weekend in memory of Binkley, including in her neighborhood at Dunwoody Station.

A funeral is set for Nov. 25 at St. James Methodist Church, 4400 Peachtree-Dunwoody Road. No arrangements have been finalized, according to a representative from the church.

She was a member of Tri Delta sorority at FSU.

Dunwoody High School has included a commemoration to Binkley on their website.

 

Dunwoody residents also shared their grief on social media.

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