Funeral arrangements announced for Odessa Police Cpl. Abel Marquez

The following information has been released by the City of Odessa:

Funeral arrangements for Corporal Abel Marquez have been set for 2 pm, Tuesday, September 18, 2007 at Temple Baptist Church, located at 10

th

and Texas.

The church is reserved for the Marquez family, friends of the Marquez family and first responders only. Anyone from the general public wanting to attend is welcome to sit in the Chapel Room, located on the northwest corner of Tenth Street and Texas.

Expect the following streets to be closed September 18

th

between 11:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.:

Texas between Eighth Street and 11

th

Street

Jackson between Eight Street and 11

th

Street

10

th

Street between Grant and Hancock

Ninth Street between Grant and Hancock

The funeral procession will begin at Tenth Street and travel south on Texas to Seventh Street, East on Seventh Street to Dixie, south on Dixie to Second Street.