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Annual butterfly release held in memory of loved ones

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

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

Along with the butterfly release there was fun for the whole family including music, contests, and face painting. This event was held by the St. Bernards Advocates, and all the money that was raised will benefit the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House.

 

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