FORREST COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A Forrest County Agricultural High School student was laid to rest Thursday at McDowell Nance Convention Center in Hattiesburg.
Hundreds of people turned out to pay their respects to 17-year-old Chadrick Smith.
Smith died Saturday at a local hospital.
He was a junior running back at Forrest County Agricultural High School.
Many of Smith's classmates, fellow players, teachers, and loved ones attended his home-going ceremony.