Family and friends of Omar Gonzalez attend his funeral services at Petal's Sunrise Baptist Church Saturday.
PETAL, MS (WDAM) -
Funeral services were held Saturday for a 16-year-old Petal boy who drowned last weekend while swimming near Ship Island with a friend. Family and friends gathered at Petal's Sunrise Baptist Church to say goodbye to Omar Gonzalez.
He died last Sunday after being caught in a rip current.
His body was found Wednesday, about one mile from where he had been swimming with his friend Trent Randall.