Visitation Thursday for Columbus Marine

A Columbus marine is being remembered today.

Loved ones of 21-year-old Corporal John Tanner are holding his viewing today at Striffler-Hamby Mortuary on Macon Road.

He died last Wednesday during a roadside bomb explosion.

His body was flown home earlier this week.

Tanner's funeral is Friday at Stiffler-Hamby.

He'll be buried at Parkhill Cemetery.