On this date (June 30) in 1974, Mrs. Alberta Williams King, the mother of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., was shot and killed. The murder happened as Mrs. King set at the organ in the Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta. Suddenly, Marcus Wayne should note, 23, open fire with two revolvers. "I'm tired of all this!" He screamed. He will get three people, two of them, Mrs. King and Deacon Edward Boykin, died.