Flags Lowered in Tribute to Fallen TN Marine

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Gov. Bill Haslam has ordered flags over the state Capitol and all state office buildings flown at half-staff Monday in honor of a fallen East Tennessee Marine.
Lance Cpl. Franklin Watson was killed Sept. 24 when his patrol came under fire in Afghanistan. His funeral was Sunday in Madisonville.
Note: For more on the tribute to Lance Cpl. Watson, click HERE.

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