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Funeral arrangements announced for Sonny Melton

Sonny Melton was killed in Las Vegas while protecting his wife. (WSMV) Sonny Melton was killed in Las Vegas while protecting his wife. (WSMV)
NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) -

Funeral arrangements have been made for Sonny Melton, the West Tennessee man killed in the mass shooting in Las Vegas.

Visitation will be held at Big Sandy School on Monday, Oct. 9 from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m., and Tuesday, Oct. 10, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The funeral service will follow at the school at 1 p.m.

A private burial will be held after the funeral.

Meanwhile, Henry County High School’s football team will wear a helmet decal in memory of Melton at Friday night’s game.

In a Facebook post, the team described Melton as a fan of the team.

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