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Arkansas Soldier dies in Helicopter Crash

A graduate of Helena-West Helena high school is dead after a helicopter crash in Baghdad.

Family members say Army Chief Warrant Officer Charles Jones was killed when the helicopter went down on January 28th.

The 34 year old was born in Missouri.

Jones ended up in the army, piloting helicopters, after spending 11 years in the navy.

His funeral is scheduled for Monday at the Memphis funeral home in Germantown, Tennessee.

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