Posted: Oct 2, 2012 9:26 AM by Ian Auzenne
Updated: Oct 2, 2012 9:47 AM
Funeral arrangements have been set for the Grand Marais college student killed in Arkansas. Derek Olivier was shot and killed last Thursday near the campus of Arkansas Baptist College. Olivier was a student at the college and played cornerback on the school's football team. Visitation will be held beginning Wednesday morning at 8:00 at St. Nicholas Catholic Church in Grand Marais. The Rosary will be recited beginning at 1:30 P. M. The funeral will begin at 2:30 P. M. with burial to follow at St. Nicholas Church Cemetery.
Arkansas Baptist College officials say College President Fitz Hall, members of the college staff, and Olivier's coaches and teammates will travel to Iberia Parish for the funeral.