Today: Springfield Observance of Michael Brown Funeral

By KOLR10 News

Published 08/25 2014 07:20AM

Updated 08/25 2014 07:21AM

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The funeral is scheduled today in St. Louis for Michael Brown, the teen who was shot and killed in Ferguson, Missouri earlier this month.  Locally, a prayer service is planned today.

The organization Faith Voices of Southwest Missouri is organizing the interfaith service.  It will be held at 10:00 am on Park Central Square in downtown Springfield.
It coincides with the Brown funeral.

In hostng the services, the organization said..."The purpose of the service will be to give our communities an opportunity to connect to and grieve this tragedy in a meaningful way that leads to healing and transformation."

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