Community invited to help honor life of fallen soldier

Army Spc. Wyatt Martin will be laid to rest next to his grandparents, Robert and Wanda Grace, at Maple Hill Cemetery in Charlotte on Saturday, July 11. Martin, 22, was killed in Afghanistan on Dec. 12, 2014 when an improvised explosive device (IED) struck his vehicle. In an effort to honor the fallen hero — who has local ties — Pray Funeral Home is urging community members to line the path from the funeral home to Maple Hill Cemetery — approximately 1.6 miles. The procession will begin at Pray Funeral Home, located at 401 W. Seminary Street in Charlotte,...

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