A-State community mourns death of student

A-State community mourns death of student

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Arkansas State University confirms a student at a student function died Thursday evening.

A-State Chancellor Kelly Damphousse said in a release that Hannah Reynolds became ill and passed away at a local hospital.

Reynolds was an Equine Management major from Sikeston, Mo. and was a student worker at the Equine Center.

Damphousse said he and his wife, Beth, continue to keep Reynolds’ friends and family in their prayers.

He said he is thankful for the quick responses by Reynolds’ classmates, instructors, and University Police Department Officer Billy Branch, along with the medical team at NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital.

Staff members at the A-State Counseling Center are available for those that need assistance in the grieving process.

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