Sergeant killed in armory shooting to be laid to rest Monday - WKRN News 2

Sergeant killed in armory shooting to be laid to rest Monday

Posted: Updated: Jul 13, 2014 08:14 PM
SFC Michael Braden was killed at the Tennessee Army National Guard armory in Lobelville, Tenn. on July 9, 2014. SFC Michael Braden was killed at the Tennessee Army National Guard armory in Lobelville, Tenn. on July 9, 2014.
RIPLEY, Tenn. -

Sunday night family and friends will gather to remember Sgt. First Class Michael Braden who was shot and killed at the Tennessee Army National Guard.

The 45-year-old was working at the armory in Lobelville, Tenn. when investigators say Christopher Farrar, 15, opened fire last Wednesday.

SFC Braden was struck at least once and transported to a nearby hospital where he died a short time later.

SLIDESHOW: Photos of the armory shooting

Farrar was charged with criminal homicide in his death.

The visitation for SFC Braden is scheduled for 5 until 8 p.m. at the Garner Funeral Home chapel in Ripley, Tennessee, his hometown.

He will be buried in the Maplewood Cemetery Monday at 2 p.m. with full military honors.

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