Funeral procession announced for Pelham Police Officer Juan Gomez, who died after battling COVID-19
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - The city of Pelham announced the funeral procession route for Police Officer Juan Gomez.
Gomez died after battling COVID-19.
The procession will leave Shades Mountain Community Church at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday and will follow this route:
Tyler Road to Highway 31 South
Right onto Highway 31
Immediate right onto I-65 South on-ramp
I-65 South to Cahaba Valley Road Exit 246
Right onto Cahaba Valley Road to Pelham Parkway
Left onto Pelham Parkway South
Continue Pelham Parkway / Hwy 31 South into Alabaster to Hwy 119
Right onto Highway 119 South to Montevallo
Right into entrance of Alabama National Cemetery
Estimated arrival at cemetery is 1:30 p.m.
A memorial service is set for Tuesday at Shades Mountain Community Church from 6-8 p.m. His funeral will be held Wednesday at 10 a.m., also at Shades Mountain, with a 2 p.m. burial to follow at the Alabama National Cemetery in Montevallo.
The gofundme set up for his family can be accessed here.
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