Funeral Planned For Fallen Soldier

Funeral arrangements were made Wednesday for U.S. Army Private First Class Travis Wayne Buford. Buford will receive full military honors on Saturday in Nacogdoches. The 23-year-old from Douglass died last Thursday,  a day after the armored vehicle in which he was traveling was hit by an improvised explosive device in Iraq.

The visitation for Travis Buford is scheduled for Friday from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.  at Laird Funeral Home in Nacogdoches. Full military honors will be on Saturday at 2 p.m. , also at Laird's. Following the service there will be a procession to the Douglass Cemetery.