Good evening. Emotions ran high for the family and friends grieving the loss of a young life, VIOLENTLY cut short... The funeral service for Cherish Perrywinkle lasted about one- hour. It was followed by her burial, at the Riverside Memorial Park, about 4-miles away from the church. Police believe Cherish was abducted from a Walmart store last week, by convicted sex offender Donald Smith. He is now charged with kidnapping and murder. We have reporters both at the church where the funeral service was held, and at the cemetery. We begin with Kent Justice, He's LIVE outside Paxon Revival Center Church on the westside. Kent? 3 3 3 24-3031-401:05-1:11music nats with casket down the aisle, leaving) Pall bearers solemnly delivered little Cherish Perrywinkle's casket to the hearse following today's funeral service.As family and so many people followed in their cars - some remained to continue what has been a public grief over the 8 year old's kidnapping, and killing one week ago.TAKE SOT OWHNIKKA COOPER TAKE SOT RENEE KING / children's ministry Following the lead of their pastor's emotional outpouring in the funeral - people who knew Cherish - and those who didn't know her very well - come back to the faith they have - that she's in God's hands.TAKE SOT RENEE KING / children's ministry again TAKE SOT LAWRENCE CALHOUN /attended funeral ) 3 00-05 06-11Born on December 24th, Cherish Perrywinkle was the best Christmas present her mom could ask for Friends and family remember the 8 year old little ray of sunshine for her smile and jokesshe used to play dress-up in her mom's clothes and had just learned how to ride a bike without training wheels.Cherish loved to write and draw like her mom, and even at 8 years old was pretty good at it. Her masterpieces were shown at the service Kids in Paxon's Childrens Ministry sang and everyone in the room stood up and joined them musicians played and the community prayed and tried to hold it together but even the pastor got upsetand preached passionately about the need for laws to change.It's something no parent or child should ever have to go through. 3 ) ) 3 3 3 ) Kent...?