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Funeral services held for Lee Co. teen

Nick Widner Nick Widner
Widner kept up a three year fight with a rare type of bone cancer. Widner kept up a three year fight with a rare type of bone cancer.
ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, September 12 for 17-year-old Nick Widner.

Motorcycles will accompany the funeral procession to True Life Church of God on Fussell Road in Leesburg.

Widner died after three year fight with a rare type of bone cancer on September 8, 2015.

Family and Lee County High students will miss him. Despite his illness, Widner was able to earn his high school diploma, which was given to his parents. An empty chair will be placed in remembrance of the teenager at his graduation.

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