Lisa Plakorus, Sherry Wyatt embrace

July 21, 2012 | 5:49 p.m. CDT
Lisa Plakorus, left, and Sherry Wyatt hug just before Spc. Sterling Wyatt’s funeral Saturday morning at First Baptist Church of Columbia. Plakorus has known Sterling since he was a boy. “I came today because he is a hero,” Plakorus said.

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