Famed "American Sniper" author and a friend were killed at a North Texas gun range

Tuesday, Feb 12, 2013 at 10:29 AM CST

Chris Kyle Funeral Procession 2 of 4

Chris Kyle Funeral Procession 2 of 4

In the cold rain, thousands of North Texans stood along the roadside Tuesday to pay tribute to slain ex-Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle.

Tuesday, Feb 12, 2013 at 11:33 AM CST

Chris Kyle Funeral Procession 3 of 4

Chris Kyle Funeral Procession 3 of 4

In the cold rain, thousands of North Texans stood along the roadside Tuesday to pay tribute to slain ex-Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle.

Tuesday, Feb 12, 2013 at 10:24 AM CST

Chris Kyle Funeral Procession 4 of 4

Chris Kyle Funeral Procession 4 of 4

In the cold rain, thousands of North Texans stood along the roadside Tuesday to pay tribute to slain ex-Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle.

Tuesday, Feb 12, 2013 at 10:07 AM CST

Chris Kyle Funeral Procession

Chris Kyle Funeral Procession

Raw video of the Chris Kyle funeral procession as it leaves Midlothian for Austin, Feb. 12, 2013.

Tuesday, Feb 12, 2013 at 09:09 AM CST
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By Frank Heinz

Thousands Line Road for Kyle Procession

Thousands of people were expected to line the roadside in the cold rain as the... See Full Gallery

Tuesday, Feb 12, 2013 at 07:49 PM CST

Chris Kyle Funeral Procession Arrives in Austin

Chris Kyle Funeral Procession Arrives in Austin

The funeral procession for slain former Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle ended its 200-mile journey at the Texas State Cemetery in Austin.

Monday, Feb 11, 2013 at 07:57 PM CST

Tearful Goodbye from Chris Kyle's Widow

Tearful Goodbye from Chris Kyle's Widow

Taya Kyle, the wife of slain Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, spoke at a memorial honoring her husband Monday, Feb. 11, 2013.

Monday, Feb 11, 2013 at 07:58 PM CST

Memorial Held for Sniper Chris Kyle

Memorial Held for Sniper Chris Kyle

The two-hour memorial service for slain ex-Navy SEAL Chris Kyle ended Monday afternoon with bagpipers playing a recessional as Kyle's flag-draped coffin was carried out of Cowboys Stadium.

Monday, Feb 11, 2013 at 06:22 PM CST

Chris Kyle's Children Offer Special Goodbye

Chris Kyle's Children Offer Special Goodbye

Letters from ex-Navy SEAL Chris Kyle's two children printed on the back of the memorial program may have been the most poignant goodbye.

Monday, Feb 11, 2013 at 05:33 PM CST
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By Elvira Sakmari

Images From Chris Kyle Memorial

Take a look at images from Chris Kyle's memorial at Dallas Cowboys Stadium in... See Full Gallery

About
Famed "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle and a friend were killed at a North Texas gun range. Kyle was born in West Texas and grew up in Dallas and served four combat tours in Iraq and elsewhere between the start of the war and 2008. The decorated former Navy SEAL holds the most career sniper kills in U.S. military history with 160 confirmed kills.