DAR football player laid to rest

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A DAR football player who was killed last week in a car crash was laid to rest Tuesday.

Eli Spray, a senior and football player at DAR, was killed Friday, Nov. 1, in a car crash. His teammates took to the field later that night in his honor to play their final game of the season.

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Spray was laid to rest at First Baptist Church in Grant Tuesday, Nov. 5. Several of his teammates were pallbearers.

In a post on DAR Patriots Football’s Facebook page, the team wrote “May we never forget #77.”

We laid Eli to rest today. May we never forget #77.

Posted by DAR Patriots Football on Tuesday, November 5, 2019

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