Mourners remember a high school football player - CBS46 News

Mourners remember a high school football player

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FULTON COUNTY, GA (CBS46) -

Funeral services were held Saturday morning for a local high-school football player who died from injuries sustained during a scrimmage.

Deantre Turman, 16, a junior at Creekside High School, broke his neck August 16 in a game against Benjamin Banneker High School.

The popular teen dreamed of playing professional football.

The funeral was at Word of Faith Family Worship Cathedral, located at 212 Riverside Parkway in Austell.

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