Loved ones gather to remember local teen

Classmates, friends and family are honoring a local teen killed in a car accident earlier this month.

A gathering for 17-year-old James Hamilton will be held at 3 p.m. on Friday at Ryle High School, where Hamilton was a Junior.

Visitation for Hamilton will be held on Saturday from 4-8 p.m. at Stith Funeral Home in Florence followed by a funeral service at the Warsaw United Methodist Church at 2 p.m. on Sunday.

Hamilton passed away on Wednesday from injuries sustained during a crash on US 42 in Verona on Dec. 8.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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