Decorated Alabama soldier to be laid to rest

TRUSSVILLE, AL (WBRC) - A decorated Alabama soldier will be laid to rest on Monday.

Visitation for Sergeant Jason Stegall gathered Sunday at Cross Point Baptist Church in Trussville.

Stegall passed away after contracting swine flu. Family members say Stegall also had underlying health problems.

The 31-year old won a Bronze Star and Purple Heart for his action in Iraq.

Funeral services are Monday at 1:00 p.m. at Crosspoint Church, followed by his burial at Jefferson Memorial Gardens.