He had a great desire to be an outstanding soldier and an outstanding man. He wanted to be a father his children could be proud of.
Adena Gourley, grandmother
Gourley, 38, of Midvale, was killed when his vehicle was struck by a roadside bomb. The Army staff sergeant was assigned to the Army's 1st Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, in Fort Campbell, Ky.