©2013 Blue Ridge Life Magazine : Photos By Yvette Stafford : A young relative holds a candle in support of missing Nelson County 17 year old Alexis Murphy at a vigil Thursday night – August 8, 2013 at Nelson County High School. Alexis has been missing since August 3, 2013.
Nelson County, VA
Moderate rainfall didn’t stop a large crowd from turning out Thursday night in support of missing Nelson County teen, Alexis Murphy. The 17 year old Shipman, Virginia girl has been missing since the evening of August 3, 2013.
In spite of cloudy rainy skies over 200 people turned out at a Thursday night – August 8 2013 – candlelight vigil in support of missing Nelson County 17 year old girl Alexis Murphy.
Family & friends light candles in support of Alexis Murphy Thursday evening August 3, 2013 at the NCHS football stadium.
Emotions ran high at Thursday’s vigil with at least two people fainting either from high humidity, exhaustion or simply from the stress of not know where missing Alexis Murphy is.
Many people worse special shirts in support of Alexis Murphy at Thursday night’s vigil.
Pastor Brian Mininger delivers a prayer at Thursday night’s candlelight vigil for Alexis Murphy.
Meanwhile the search continues.
Complete Alexis Murphy history and stories here.