PHILLIPSBURG, N.J. - Family and friends gathered in Phillipsburg, New Jersey Saturday to give a final good-bye to two newlyweds who died in a tragic accident in North Carolina one week ago.
Mourners lined up for the memorial service for Will and Jamie Reid at the Doyle-Devlin Funeral Home.
The couple had only been married about three months, and we expecting their first child.
Jamie and Will were teachers at inner-city schools in Philadelphia.
Will was a graduate from Philipsburg High School.
The couple was riding to the airport in a Town Car after a friend's wedding last Sunday when the driver lost control and crashed into a tree.
Loved ones say the couple had a special bond.
Will Reid's aunt, Kristine Taranovich, said, "They were giving back to the community and it's just a shame that it's no longer. It's too bad we don't get benefit from them anymore. "
Some of Will's students also attended the services.
They say he was a beloved and popular teacher.
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