A celebration of life has been scheduled for an Emporia High School sophomore who died unexpectedly last week.
Allison Hess passed away Thursday, Feb. 23.
A vistation is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Sunday, March 5, at 12th Avenue Baptist Church, 2023 W. 12th Ave. Her service is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Monday, March 6, at White Auditorium.
Those needing some extra support during this difficult time can call CrossWinds (after hours) at 620-343-2626 or (during regular business hours) 620-343-2211, or the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline by dialing 988, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The Lifeline is available in English and Spanish. A Crisis Text Line is also available at 741741.
I do not know this family, but this death has touched my heart. I ask God for comfort for your family and for him to keep his loving arms around this young lady. Blessings to you all.
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