Twenty-eight-year-old, Specialist Christopher Sweet of Springfield will be laid to rest on Thursday.
In a show of community support, the public is encouraged to line the route in honor of Sweet. The funeral procession route will be as follows:
Following private family services at the funeral home, the procession is expected to leave between 10:45 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.
Sweet died in Iraq from non-combat related injuries while serving in the Army.