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Photo Gallery | GALLERY: Fallen Marine somberly welcomed home

DOUGLASVILLE, Ga. -- The remains of 21-year-old Marine Lance Corporal Scott Harper were brought back to Douglas County Thursday. 

The plane bearing his casket was flown into Fulton County Airport in west Atlanta late Thursday morning, and taken by motorcade to the Whitley-Garner at Rosehaven Funeral Home in Douglasville. Family, friends and many people from the community lined US 78 between Mableton and Douglasville to pay respects to the fallen Marine, who died in Afghanistan last week. 

His funeral will be held in Villa Rica Sunday afternoon.