Bruce Lemon-Curry laid to rest

Bruce Lemon-Curry laid to rest
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.

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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.

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