Jillian Johnson


Age: 33

Summary: lead singer and ukelele player for the local all-female alt-rock bluegrass band The Figs
who was reportedly among one of only two known fatalities shot and killed in a July 23 shooting rampage when a lone gunman identified as 59-year-old far right-wing extremist and conservative blogger John Russell Houser opened fire at the Grant 16 movie theater in Lafayette, Louisiana and also injured at least nine other people including U.S. Representative Charles Boustany's cousin Gerry Ramsay and her husband Dwight "Bo" Ramsay during a showing of the Amy Schumer comedy film Trainwreck before he committed suicide at the scene, in which the incident occurred six days after the conviction of James Holmes in the 2012 Aurora, Colorado theater shooting that left 12 people dead and 70 others wounded during a midnight screening of the latest Batman film The Dark Knight Rises.

Cause of Death: Gunshot wounds

Born: March 4, 1982

Died: July 23, 2015

Lafayette, Louisiana