TYLER (KYTX) - An East Texas soldier was laid to rest in Tyler after he died in Afghanistan earlier this month.
Army Staff Sergeant Nelson Trent died after an attack on his unit with an explosive device.
He was 37 years old and from Whitehouse.
A memorial account has been set up to help his wife and two young children, it will help with funeral costs, as well as college funds for the kids.
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