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Boy's Body Found in Maine Returned to Texas

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The funeral Camden Pierce Hughes is set for Saturday, he's body was found along a dirt road in Maine. His mother is charged with killing him.

A family friend says the body of a boy left along a dirt road in Maine is back in Texas for a funeral to be held this weekend.

Shirley Miller, a long-time friend in Texas, told the Associated Press Tuesday that the body of 6-year-old Camden Hughes is back on Texas soil. The funeral is scheduled for Saturday.

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Julianne McCrery, 42, of Irving, Texas, was ordered held without bail Thursday on second-degree murder charges. She's accused of killing her 6-year-old son in Maine. (Published Thursday, May 19, 2011)

Camden's body was released Friday by the Maine medical examiner.

The boy's mother, Julianne McCrery, of Irving, Texas, is being held in New Hampshire, where she's charged with killing the boy before leaving him in South Berwick, Maine. She was originally detained in Massachusetts.

Miller says McCrery's father, her other son and the son's father traveled to Maine to retrieve Camden's remains. She says they didn't meet with Julianna McCrery.