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Funeral for Johnston boy set for Saturday

Posted April 29, 2010 9:47 p.m. EDT
Updated May 1, 2010 4:44 p.m. EDT

— Rose & Graham Funeral Home in Benson will host a wake Friday evening for Jesse Ferrell, 16, who died Wednesday in a wreck on the way to school.

Ferrell's truck collided with one driven by his best friend on Hanna Creek Road as they were headed to school.

Jordan Stikeleather, 16, was treated at WakeMed and released.

Ferrell's wake begins Friday at 5 p.m. at Rose & Graham. His funeral was scheduled for Saturday in the chapel at the same location.