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Vigil, visitation and funeral set for teen killed in Railroad Park

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BIRMINGHAM, AL -

A vigil, visitation, and funeral has been planned for the teen shot and killed this weekend in Railroad Park.

Jarmaine Walton's aunt Patricia Pickett says the vigil will be held tonight at Railroad Park at 6:30 p.m.

"Our goal is to focus on the type of person Jarmaine was and to plead to the public to come forward if they have seen anything that can help bring justice in this crime," Patricia Pickett, Jarmaine's aunt, says.

A family visitation will be held Friday March 22, 2013 at Brooks Family Funeral Home in Hueytown. The public viewing is from 1p.m.-8p.m., with the family visitation from 6p.m.-8p.m.

The homegoing celebration will be held Saturday March 23, 2013 at Brooks Family Funeral Home's chapel in Hueytown at 1p.m.

The burial will be at George Washington Carver Memorial Gardens.

"We want to humbly thank everyone who has sent their condolences and prayers for our family's loss of Jarmaine Walton, whom was shot and killed at Railroad Park this past Sunday," Pickett said. "A special thank you to Railroad Park and Birmingham Police Department for working together diligently to bring justice to this crime."

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