Bruce Lemon-Curry laid to rest - WALB.com, South Georgia News, Weather, Sports

Bruce Lemon-Curry laid to rest

Family lined the entrance of the church as Lemon-Curry's body was carried in. (Source: WALB) Family lined the entrance of the church as Lemon-Curry's body was carried in. (Source: WALB)
A procession carried the body to the church. (Source: WALB) A procession carried the body to the church. (Source: WALB)
Bruce Lemon-Curry was found dead in a pond 24 hours after he went missing. (Source: WALB) Bruce Lemon-Curry was found dead in a pond 24 hours after he went missing. (Source: WALB)
ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

An 11-year-old Albany boy was laid to rest Wednesday morning. 

Folks gathered at Mt. Zion Baptist Church to celebrate the life of Bruce Lemon-Curry. 

The boy who had severe autism was found dead in a small pond last week nearly 24-hours after he went missing from his home. 

MORE: Community mourns the loss of a missing child, GoFundMe set up

Members of the community arrived at the church in an array of warm spring colors. 

A small procession drove in just before 11 a.m. 

Then, dressed in white, the family of Lemon-Curry lined the entrance to the church, welcoming his body.

Copyright 2017 WALB. All rights reserved. 

Report an error Submit a tip to WALB News 10

  • More WALB News10 HeadlinesMore News HeadlinesMore>>

  • Air Force Thunderbirds fly to Moody

    Air Force Thunderbirds fly to Moody

    Thursday, October 19 2017 11:00 AM EDT2017-10-19 15:00:19 GMT
    Thunderbirds in flight (Source: USAF)Thunderbirds in flight (Source: USAF)

    Moody Air Force Base is scheduled to host Thunder Over South Georgia Air and Space Expo, Saturday and Sunday, October 28 and 29, 2017. This event features acts from the U.S. Air Force Academy’s Wings of Blue, to the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds, and will also host more than 15 static displays. It is free and open to the public. Bags with medical equipment and baby related items, strollers and small purses will be permitted and are subject to search. All other bags, includ...

    More >>

    Moody Air Force Base is scheduled to host Thunder Over South Georgia Air and Space Expo, Saturday and Sunday, October 28 and 29, 2017. This event features acts from the U.S. Air Force Academy’s Wings of Blue, to the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds, and will also host more than 15 static displays. It is free and open to the public. Bags with medical equipment and baby related items, strollers and small purses will be permitted and are subject to search. All other bags, includ...

    More >>
  • Update: Murdered Americus man identified by police

    Update: Murdered Americus man identified by police

    Thursday, October 19 2017 10:39 AM EDT2017-10-19 14:39:55 GMT
    GBI on the scene of deadly Americus shooting (Source: WALB)GBI on the scene of deadly Americus shooting (Source: WALB)

     The shooting happened around 11 p.m. outside Extreme Car Wash & Detail on McGarrah Street. ..

    More >>

     The shooting happened around 11 p.m. outside Extreme Car Wash & Detail on McGarrah Street. ..

    More >>
  • Javis Walker's accused killer stays in jail

    Javis Walker's accused killer stays in jail

    Thursday, October 19 2017 9:03 AM EDT2017-10-19 13:03:09 GMT
    Mathews sat most of the time with his head down as the judge read the charges and gave instructions (Source: WALB)Mathews sat most of the time with his head down as the judge read the charges and gave instructions (Source: WALB)

    Cohen Scott Mathews, 22, was in the Dougherty County jail courtroom Thursday morning, to hear the numerous charges against him.

    More >>

    Cohen Scott Mathews, 22, was in the Dougherty County jail courtroom Thursday morning, to hear the numerous charges against him.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly