SMITHS STATION, AL (WTVM) - The funeral service for a Smith's Station veteran who died in Afghanistan began at 1p.m. on Thursday.
Services for Jonathon Adkins will take place at Rising Star Missionary Baptist Church off Highway 80 in Marvyn, Alabama.
Adkins died of an aneurysm while working as a civilian contractor right before he was scheduled to come home for visitation.
He was 26 years old and married.