KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) - Funeral arrangements have been announced for former Grace Christian and Navy football player Will McKamey.
The 19-year-old died Tuesday after collapsing three days early during football practice at Navy.
McKamey will lie in state at Grace Baptist Church on Monday from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
A funeral service will follow at Grace Baptist Church 1:00 p.m.
Burial will be a private ceremony.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests a donation to the Live Like Will Foundation, in support of individuals with Cerebral Palsy. Make checks payable to Grace Baptist Church and designate LIVELIKEWILL on the memo line.
Thousands of people have reached out on social media offering their support. Many are using #livelikewill to send thoughts encouragement to the family.
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