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Annual butterfly release held in memory of loved ones

CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, AR (KAIT) -Jonesboro residentsreleased butterflies on Sunday to memorialize their loved ones.

Brandon Stevens, theCo-chairman for the butterfly release, said this is a way for families to findpeace. "It's a place where your family can come in their time of need andreceive treatment and care," said Stevens. "It also honors two great members ofour community who have passed, Phil and Flo Jones, who have done so much forSt. Bernards and Jonesboro in general"

Along with the butterflyrelease there was fun for the whole family including music, contests, and facepainting. This event was held by the St. Bernards Advocates, and all the moneythat was raised will benefit the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House.

 

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