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SLIDESHOW: GA communities show support during fallen soldier's processional

(Source: Aaron Lee) (Source: Aaron Lee)

(WTVM) – Fallen soldier 1st Lt. Weston Lee received an outpouring of support as his processional was underway on Friday.

Throughout Lee’s processional dozens of people were outside paying their respects

People were seen with their American flags and hands over their hearts to honor Lee.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, May 13 at 2 p.m. in the Mangham Auditorium of Early County High School. The funeral will be at a later date in the Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, VA.

In addition to honoring Lee, Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal has ordered that all flags be flown at half-staff  Friday. 

For a slideshow of pictures click here. 

RELATED: VIDEO: Fallen soldier 1st Lt. Weston Lee heads to hometown for memorial

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