PARIS, TX -- Oklahoma City Thunder star, Kevin Durant, has reached out to Texas A&M Commerce, sending his condolences after their tragic loss.
21-year-old Devin Oliver and 20-year-old Aubree Butts were killed in a crash last week in Paris.
Oliver's favorite player was Durant, so her brother started #KevinForDevin on social media.
Durant then posted this message on Facebook:
"Enjoy paradise. Nothing but love coming from this side. Sending my condolences to the family of Devin Oliver."
Oliver's funeral is scheduled for 11 AM on June 14th at Mount Hebron Baptist Church in Garland.
Butts' service was held Saturday in Lewisville.
Texas A&M Commerce has established the Devin Oliver and Aubree Butts Memorial Fund.
MEMORIAL FUND DONATION INFORMATION:
Make payable to:
Lion Athletic Club
Put “Devin Oliver and Aubree Butts Memorial Fund” in the memo line.
Donations will be used to establish a space in the new Academic Enhancement Center, named in their honor.
For more information:
Call Lion Athletics Associate Director of Development, Taylor Fore at (903) 468-8194.
Or send an e-mail to Taylor.Fore@tamuc.edu.