Tunica to honor soldier
The life and legacy of Army private William Brandon Dawson will be celebrated by friends and family this weekend.
Dawson’s body will arrive at the Tunica Airport at 9:05 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 8. Sheriff K.C. Hamp will provide an escort from the airport to Henderson Funeral Home. Citizens are asked to line the route and may wave flags to show their support. Groups will gather along White Oak Road, in front of Rosa Fort High School, in front of Tunica Elementary School, and on Main Street in Tunica between 9:20 and 10 a.m.