Fallen HPD officer’s funeral procession announced, expect traffic delays

Huntsville
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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -  Officer Billy Clardy III's funeral will be on Tuesday, December 10 at Mayfair Church of Christ located at 1095 Carl T. Jones Drive. A public viewing will be held from 12 p.m. until 2 p.m. with the service to follow.

A processional to Clardy's gravesite at Maple Hill Cemetery will immediately follow the service. The procession route is as follows:

  • Exit Mayfair Church of Christ turning right onto Carl T. Jones.
  • West on Carl T. Jones to Whitesburg Dr.
  • Turning right (North) on Whitesburg continue to California.
  • Turn North on California to McClung.
  • Turn right (East) on McClung to the entrance to Maple Hill Cemetery.
  • Proceed to the gravesite.

There are several roads that will be closed during the procession. Here are the impacted intersections:

  • Carl T. Jones and Wainwright
  • Airport and Whitesburg
  • Whitesburg and Whitesport
  • Whitesburg and Teakwood
  • Whitesburg and Drake
  • Whitesburg and California
  • California and Bob Wallace
  • California and Longwood
  • California and Governors
  • California and Big Cove
  • California and Lowe
  • California and McClung

The Huntsville Police Department said the route is expected to impact traffic between 3:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.

HPD asks you to plan ahead, expect delays, and be prepared to see a lot of law enforcement vehicles from all across the state and some from out of state.

WHNT News 19 will stream Officer Clardy's funeral both on-air and online.

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