After friends and soldiers, expected to deliver reflections about their fallen friend, failed to show up at the funeral for Sergeant Dominic Coles, Wilson asked the church pastor if he could speak about his relationship with Coles. Cradling a wireless microphone, Wilson delivered a touching eulogy that drew applause from the congregation in Jesup, Ga.
After friends and soldiers, expected to deliver reflections about their fallen friend, failed to show up at the funeral for Sergeant Dominic Coles, Wilson asked the church pastor if he could speak about his relationship with Coles. Cradling a wireless microphone, Wilson delivered a touching eulogy that drew applause from the congregation in Jesup, Ga.
(Globe Staff Photo / Dina Rudick)