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Big Spring Soldier Laid to Rest

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

BIG SPRING - It was a solemn day in Big Spring as the city laid a fallen hero to rest.

Captain Ellery Wallace was killed last month in Afghanistan when a rocket hit his vehicle.

Funeral services were held on Tuesday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints followed by burial at Mount Olive Cemetery.

Dozens of people paid their respects lining the streets as the procession passed.

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