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Keonte Chavis funeral held in Phenix City

PHENIX CITY, AL (WTVM) -

The funeral of 19-year-old Keonte Chavis took place Saturday, Aug. 23.

Friends and family gathered at Mount Olive Baptist Church in Phenix City to pay their last respects to the young woman. 

Chavis went missing on Aug. 7, and her body was found a few days later in Seale, Ala.

Her cousin, Christian Grissom is charged with strangling her to death. He is currently being held in the Russell County Detention Center.

[Related: Friends raise funds for Phenix City murder victim's funeral]

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