young mother was shot and killed in Middleburg last week by a family friend. The shooting appears to be an accident. According to the victim's friends Elliot Orsborn, a convicted felon was loading and unloading the gun when he accidentally shot her. The victim 26 year old Jamie Martin leaves behind three children under 10. While the friend regrets his careless actions three children are will grow up without a Mom. This tragedy was the result of an adult who became too relaxed and careless around a deadly weapon. He failed to practice the basics of gun safety. Even if you don't own a gun teach your children the basics of gun safety for children. Kids health.org offers tips ideas and reminders for parents on teaching gun safety. Guns have been found in kindergarten classes carried in the backpacks of five year olds. Whatever your views on guns don't assume your children will never encounter a situation with a loaded firearm. This tragedy was the result of an adult who became too relaxed and careless around a deadly weapon.