Eric Funches sys goodbye to his students and friends at Ocean Springs Upper Elementary School after a performance Monday night.
Eric Funches sys goodbye to his students and friends at Ocean Springs Upper Elementary School after a performance Monday night. JEFF CLARK/SUN HERALD
Eric Funches sys goodbye to his students and friends at Ocean Springs Upper Elementary School after a performance Monday night. JEFF CLARK/SUN HERALD

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Ocean Springs choir director takes final bow Monday night

May 10, 2016 8:39 AM

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