Dozens Saved at Funeral for Ergun Caner’s 15-Year-Old Son (Photos)

Brewton-Parker College president and Baptist minister Ergun Mehmet Caner (r) and his 15-year-old son Braxton (l) in happier times. Braxton committed suicide on Tuesday July, 29, 2014. (PHOTO: FACEBOOK/ERGUN CANER)
Brewton-Parker College president and Baptist minister Ergun Mehmet Caner (r) and his 15-year-old son Braxton (l) in happier times. Braxton committed suicide on Tuesday July, 29, 2014. (PHOTO: FACEBOOK/ERGUN CANER)

Funeral services were held today, August 2nd, for Braxton Caner, the 15-year-old son of Baptist professor and author, Dr. Ergun Caner. Tweets from the funeral attendees show that in spite of the pain and grief, the Gospel was presented and dozens of people accepted Jesus Christ as their Lord and Saviour.

 

 

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Braxton Caner lies in state at his funeral on Saturday August 2, 2014 at the New River Fellowship Church in Hudson Oaks, Texas. (PHOTO: FACEBOOK/ANDREW WU)
Braxton Caner lies in state at his funeral on Saturday August 2, 2014 at the New River Fellowship Church in Hudson Oaks, Texas. (PHOTO: FACEBOOK/ANDREW WU)
The scene at Braxton Caner's funeral. (PHOTO: FACEBOOK/ANDREW WU)
The scene at Braxton Caner’s funeral. (PHOTO: FACEBOOK/ANDREW WU)
Braxton Caner, 15, and his younger brother Drake, 9. (PHOTO: FACEBOOK/ANDREW WU)
Braxton Caner, 15, and his younger brother Drake, 9. (PHOTO: FACEBOOK/ANDREW WU)
Braxton Caner's teammates from the Aledo High School football team in Texas. (PHOTO: TWITTER/ERGUN MEHMET CANER)
Braxton Caner’s teammates from the Aledo High School football team in Texas. (PHOTO: TWITTER/ERGUN MEHMET CANER)
Braxton and his mother, Jill (Facebook / Jill Caner)
Braxton and his mother, Jill (Facebook / Jill Caner)
Braxton and his mother, Jill (Facebook / Jill Caner)
Braxton and his mother, Jill (Facebook / Jill Caner)