Graduates honor classmate killed in Bedford County crash

Photo: WKRN

TULLAHOMA, Tenn. (WKRN) – The graduating class of Tullahoma High School honored a classmate who was recently killed in a crash.

Graduating seniors wore QB-8 on their caps in memory of Eli Grow Friday night.

Click here for photos of Eli Grow.

Students also had the opportunity to leave flowers, notes and cards on a chair that were draped with Eli’s cap and gown.

His parents accepted his diploma on his behalf.

Eli was killed on April 30 on US Highway 41 in Normandy when he crossed the center line in his Nissan pickup truck, striking another vehicle head-on.

He was a football star and captain of his team and had recently signed to play for Mississippi College this fall.

Photo: Submitted
Photo: Submitted

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s