Adriaunna Horton laid to rest

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GOLDEN CITY, Mo. -- Family and friends and a sad community will gather Wednesday afternoon to remember and mourn twelve-year-old Adriaunna Horton who was murdered last week.

Police say Bobby Bourne, 34, kidnapped, raped and strangled the child and left her body in a rural area.

Bourne had done some work for Adriaunna Horton's father, who lives in southern Missouri.  Adriaunna was last seen last Monday at a park in Golden City, Mo., which is about three hours south of Kansas City.

The memorial service for Adriaunna is scheduled for 1:00 p.m.on Wednesday at Golden City High School, 1208 Walnut St. in Golden City.

Bobby D. Bourne was charged with domestic assault in Nov 2012. He's now charged with kidnapping a 12-yr-old girl.

Bobby D. Bourne was charged with domestic assault in Nov 2012. He's now charged with kidnapping a 12-yr-old girl.

Wendy Jackson, Adriaunna's mother lives in Overland Park. "Worst ever feeling. A phone call and your daughter's gone," she said during the intense search for her daughter.

Adriaunna was a 7th grader and the oldest of four children.

Bourne is from Lamar, Mo. He is being held on $2 million bond on charges of first degree murder, child kidnapping, forcible and statutory rape.

Related: Police, volunteers scour ponds, pits, buildings in search of missing girl

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