Fallen soldier's body brought home to Memphis - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Fallen soldier's body brought home to Memphis

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC-TV) - A fallen U.S. soldier who gave his life for his country in Afghanistan has made the final journey home to Memphis.

Private First Class Brandon Owens was killed by small arms fire last Friday.
  
The Wooddale High School graduate left behind two proud parents and his betrothed high school sweetheart.
  
Owens' flag-draped casket was carried from the plane to a hearse in a repatriation ceremony Saturday.  

Visitation for Brandon Owens will take place Monday. He will be laid to rest Tuesday. 


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