Funeral held for Bridgeport fire victim

Funeral services were held in Bridgeport Monday morning for the 3-year-old girl who died in a fire a week ago. Sincere Pettway was trapped in

Sincere Pettway was trapped in her family's condo on Frenchtown Road as flames tore through her room last Sunday.

Sincere Pettway was trapped in her family's condo on Frenchtown Road as flames tore through her room last Sunday. (1/11/16)

BRIDGEPORT - Funeral services were held in Bridgeport Monday morning for the 3-year-old girl who died in a fire a week ago.

Sincere Pettway was trapped in her family's condo on Frenchtown Road as flames tore through her room last Sunday.

Family members say her mother was seriously burned trying to save her.

The funeral was held this morning at Mount Aery Baptist Church in Bridgeport.

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