An Oklahoma soldier killed in Iraq buried in Fort Smith


Monday, February 7th 2005, 6:00 am
By: News On 6


An Oklahoma soldier killed while fighting in Iraq was laid to rest Monday afternoon.

Funeral services for Specialist Lyle Rymer the second of Roland were held Monday afternoon at the Fort Smith National Cemetery.

Rymer was killed January 28th by a sniper while he helped secure an area in Baghdad for the Iraqi elections. Rymer was based in Booneville, Arkansas.

He’s survived by his wife LaTisha, 3-year-old son Sean and 10-month-old daughter Jasmine.