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Funeral Held Saturday For Pastor Killed Inside Church

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FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) –  The pastor who was murdered inside his own church was laid to rest Saturday.

Hundreds attended the funeral for Pastor Danny Kirk, who was the senior pastor at Sweethome Missionary Baptist Church in Forest Hill.

The funeral was held at Great Commission Baptist Church in Fort Worth.  Hundreds paid their respects to the man who lived his life to serve God.

His son, Danny Kirk Jr., 17, brought mourners to their feet when he sang his father’s favorite gospel song.

He urged everyone to forgive loved ones and thanked everyone for their love and support.

Pastor Kirk is survived by his wife and son.

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