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'Welcome Home' parade, funeral service scheduled for fallen hero Staff Sgt. Chester McBride

STATESBORO, GA (WTOC) -

Funeral arrangements have been made for Staff Sergeant Chester McBride III.

The Statesboro High School graduate was one of six United States service members killed last week in a suicide bombing in Afghanistan.

A “Welcome Home” parade is scheduled to start Friday at 12:30 p.m. It begins at the Enmark Gas Station in Statesboro on Northside Drive and ends at the Agape Worship Center on West Grady Street, off of Johnson Street.

Following the “Welcome Home” parade, a public viewing from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. will be held at the Agape Worship Center.

On Saturday, a funeral service is scheduled to begin at 11 a.m. at Hanner Fieldhouse on the Georgia Southern University campus. 

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