Louisiana teens playing basketball stop game to kneel for funeral procession

Posted: 10:05 AM, Apr 23, 2018
Updated: 2018-04-23 16:10:28Z

BATON ROUGE, La. — A photo is going viral on Facebook for all the right reasons.

A group of teens playing basketball in Franlinton, Louisiana took a knee during their game to honor a funeral procession passing by on Friday, WAFB reports .

Lynn Bienvenu posted about it on Facebook, saying there was no adult in sight to tell them to stop playing.

She also said the gesture meant a great deal to her family.

The post had been shared more than 1,300 times as of Monday morning.