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Community grieving over baby Evelyn will gather in memorial service

Organizers said it's a chance for the community to move forward.
Credit: WCYB viewer
Evelyn Boswell memorial in front of the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office

KINGSPORT, Tenn. (WCYB) —  A memorial service for baby Evelyn Boswell is set for Friday in Kingsport.

REMEMBERING EVELYN

Evelyn Boswell Memorial Service

  • March 13 at 6:30 PM
  • Model City Event Center
  • 201 E Center Street, Kingsport, Tennessee 37660

People across the regions are continuing to grieve, following the heartbreaking end to the search for Evelyn.

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Pastor Jonathan Lovelace is the guest speaker, and various dedications to Evelyn will take place during the service.

Co-organizer Kristyn Page told WBIR's affiliate station News 5 this can be a chance for the community to move forward.

In a statement, Evelyn's family thanked community members for their support during the search for the 15-month-old girl. 

The show of love and support has not gone unnoticed. The family appreciates the prayers, memorials and love that been shown for Evelyn. In such a dark time, it shows there are loving people out there, and all we want is Justice for Evelyn, and whoever is responsible to pay for the crime.