LITTLE ROCK, AR - Funeral services are Saturday for Zack Towers.
Towers, 19, the Star City High School football linebacker who suffered a brain injury during a Nov. 2012 game, died Wednesday morning in a Little Rock hospital.
The athlete had battled back from the injury, tackling medical setbacks along the way and had been undergoing rehabilitation therapy at Easter Seals in recent months.
Visitation for Zack is Friday night from 5-8 at the First Baptist Church in Star City.
His funeral will also be there at 1 on Saturday afternoon.
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