Hundreds gather for funeral of beloved Durant police chaplain

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DURANT, OK -- Hundreds of law enforcement officers from Oklahoma and Texas paid tribute to a beloved colleague Wednesday. The funeral held Wednesday for Durant police Chaplain Lawanda Maberry, better known as "Chappy".

In late September, Maberry was diagnosed with Leukemia. She passed away Sunday. Flags fly at half-staff for the woman who served the force since 1997.Her family says Maberry will be remembered for her huge heart and wonderful advice.

She was 81 years old.