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Patriot Guard Rider Ronnie Smith, from Durant, Okla., bows his head. Hundreds of mourners came to First Baptist East Church in Lawton to attend funeral of U.S. Army SPC Charles Scott Jirtle Wednesday afternoon, June 16, 2010. Jirtle, 29, of Lawton was killed  with four fellow soldiers when a buried IED exploded in the Kunar Province of Afghanistan on June 7. Photo by Jim Beckel, The Oklahoman