BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A funeral was held Saturday to remember the life of Dwight Claxton.
Claxton was one of over 2,500 homeless men, women and children living in Baltimore, but for the Mount Vernon community, he was also a friend.READ MORE: Actor Charged In Capitol Riot Almost Talked Way Into Staying In Jail
Some said he was in his fifties, and served in the military. The details of his past are unclear, but Mount Vernon residents said they are memorializing their friend as best they can.READ MORE: 'Your Life Does Not End Because You Have A Diagnosis': Shantel Smith Opens Up About Her Battle With Multiple Sclerosis Before 'Survivor'
Local students said he always encouraged them to do well in school.
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