The Compassionate Friends

Families honor children who have passed away by lighting candles at The Compassionate Friends Worldwide Candle Lighting ceremony last year at First Baptist Church. 

Editor's note: This story was updated at 10:24 p.m. on Nov. 14 to correct the date as Dec. 8 and add that photos and information for the program must be submitted by Nov. 29.

The Compassionate Friends Worldwide Candle Lighting Service, to remember children who have diedwill be held at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8, in the Social Hall at First Baptist Church. 

The Compassionate Friends program is for all parents who have lost a child, of any age or circumstance, as well as grandparents, siblings and their family and friends. Come light a candle in memory of a family member or friend you have lost. 

For more information, call 502-695-7039. To add a photo of your child to the program, email it to murphyp861@gmail.comalong with the name, birth and death dates and your name. Information must be received by Nov. 29.

The church is located at 201 St. Clair St. Parking and the entrance to the Social Hall is in back of church. 

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