Funeral honors Blount Co. soldier killed in Harriman
September 03, 2016
On Saturday, family and friends honored the life of a Ft. Campbell soldier killed while on leave.
Authorities say a Harriman teenager shot and killed Blount County native MarStratton Gordon last Sunday. Police say an argument turned deadly after a 15-year-old fired a single shot at MarStratton.
The Army soldier was visiting his girlfriend in Harriman when the shooting happened.
On Saturday afternoon, relatives held Gordon’s funeral at Heritage High School, where he played football.
Relatives described Gordon as charismatic and outspoken, with a knack for making people laugh.
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