Funeral set for child killed in school bus accident

From staff reportsApril 25, 2013 

The funeral service for Ta’Miya La’Shae Watson, the 5-year-old child killed in a school bus accident earlier this week, will be held Saturday.

The service will be held at Greater Zion Hill Baptist Church at 1 p.m. Saturday. The church is located at 2656 Napier Ave.

Mary H. Butler will be officiating, and pastor Lisa Watson will serve as eulogist. Ta’Miya will be buried at Macon Memorial Park Cemetery.

Survivors include her mother, Sharon Patrice Watson; her father, Cecil Kelsey Jr., and her brother, James Foster Jr.

Glover Memorial Mortuary has charge of arrangements.

Ta’Miya was hit by a Bibb County school bus Monday afternoon while walking home from school. She died in surgery a few hours later.

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