A Brandon native and Marine killed in Afghanistan will return to the Magnolia State Thursday.
The remains of Staff Sergeant Jason Rogers will arrive at Thompson Air Field at 2 PM.
Marines from Company C, Anti-Terrorism BN, 4th Marine Division in Jackson will provide a honor guard for plane side honors.
A processional to Ott & Lee Funeral Home in Brandon will follow.
Visitation will be held at Pinelake Baptist Church in Brandon, Friday night from 6 to 9.
His funeral service will also be held at the church at 3 PM Saturday with interment at the New Brandon Cemetery.
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