Tuckerman to Host Candlelight Vigil for Fallen Hometown Soldier

TUCKERMAN, AR - Residents in Tuckerman will gather at 9 p.m. Thursday evening in the city park for a candlelight vigil to honor the memory of fallen soldier David Watson.

The Tuckerman native died Saturday in a non-combat related accident in Baqubah, Iraq.  The 29-year-old Watson served as a combat medic.

Those who wish to participate in Thursday night's ceremony are asked to bring their own candles.