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Paying Last Respects

Mourners line up outside Winston Family Mortuary in South Los Angeles to pay their respects to Stanley Tookie Williams, the convicted murderer and co-founder of the Crips who was executed last week. (Luis Sinco / LAT)
Mourners line up outside Winston Family Mortuary in South Los Angeles to pay respects to Stanley Tookie Williams, the convicted murderer and co-founder of the Crips who was executed last week. (Luis Sinco / LAT)
Some mourners pray as they wait in line to view the body of Stanley Tookie Williams. (Luis Sinco / LAT)
Mourners embrace outside Winston Family Mortuary in South Los Angeles after viewing the body of Stanley Tookie Williams. (Luis Sinco / LAT)
Macella Hibbler holds her daughter, Marel Smith, 10, after paying respects to Williams. (Luis Sinco / LAT)
A man waits in line outside Winston Family Mortuary in South Los Angeles to pay respects to Stanley Tookie Williams. (Luis Sinco / LAT)
Bonnie Williams-Taylor, left, Stanley Tookie Williams’ ex-wife, along with her daughter Erin Taylor, 20, right, and Barbara Becnel view the Crips co-founder’s body Monday. (Ric Francis / Pool)
The body of Crips co-founder Stanley Tookie Williams lies in repose during a public viewing Monday evening. (Ric Francis / Pool)
Tosh, 9, and his sister, Kenya Baruti,11, hold up signs in front of the House of Winston Mortuary in South Los Angeles as people go in for the viewing of Stanley Tookie Williams. (Lori Shepler / LAT)
Barbara Becnel, who co-wrote books with Tookie Williams, greets people in front of the House of Winston Mortuary in South Los Angeles. (Lori Shepler / LAT)
Mourners linger outside Winston Family Mortuary in South Los Angeles after paying respects to Stanley Tookie Williams, the convicted murderer and co-founder of the Crips who was executed last week. (Luis Sinco / LAT)
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