Fallen Yantis soldier returns to East Texas
East Texas — It was an emotional day in East Texas as community members welcomed home a fallen serviceman Monday afternoon.
Family, friends, students, veterans and community members lined the streets from Sulphur Springs to Yantis holding flags and signs of support.
Area law enforcement, firefighters and more than 75 Patriot Guard Riders on motorcycles escorted the body of Sgt. Tanner Higgins from the airport in Greenville to Beaty Funeral Home in Winnsboro.
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