- Last Updated on 07:04 PM 12/20/12
- BY The Gazette-Virginian
Gene Comer lights candles in remembrance of the 26 school children and adults who died in last Friday’s Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting during a community service of remembrance held Tuesday night at Brooks Funeral Home Chapel.
Kathy Comer read the names of all who perished in the tragedy during the service, which featured remarks from the Revs. Norman Talley and Randy Holmes, along with comments from Michelle Weddle, LPC of Halifax Regional Health Systems Center for Behavioral Health.
Brooks Funeral Home and Mental Health America of Halifax County sponsored the service, and Puryear’s Florist supplied the memorial wreath.