DeWitt Relay to honor late Victoria doctor

Dr. Ahmad Qadri, a Victoria oncologist who died in March, will be honored Friday at the annual DeWitt County Relay for Life at the Cuero Municipal Park, 201 Leonard Roy Harmon Drive.

Qadri's son, Zohaib Qadri, will accept an honorarium on behalf of his late father.

Wayne Russell, of Calvary Baptist Church, will also speak.

The opening ceremony begins at 6 p.m., followed by the survivors' ceremony at 6:30 p.m.

The survivor dinner is scheduled for 7 p.m. with the luminaria/fight-back ceremony at 9 p.m.