Dear Alford Family:
We, the parents in Compassionate Friends send you our heartfelt condolences; we know that you are heartbroken by this terrible loss. Compassionate Friends is an international grief support group for parents, grandparents and siblings who have suffered the heartbreaking loss of a child. In Tallahassee, we meet monthly to support each other in our grief and love of our children. Our meetings are from 7-9 PM on the second Monday of each month at St Stephen Lutheran Church, 2198 N Meridian Rd, Tallahassee, FL. If and when you are ready to do so, please join us; we will welcome you with open arms and love into this wonderful group of parents who share your grief.?
~ ?The Compassionate Friends ?Tallahassee ?850.422.8404
Dearest Alford Family, I just found out about Chris I'm so sorry for your loss...but please know that You have my heartfelt prayers. I will run in memory of Chris next Sun 4/27/14 on behalf of the Leukemia & lymphoma Society- Nike Womens half marathon in DC! With all my Love God Bless Your Family.
Our deepest sympathy to you and your family. My mother, Lois Koons, has always had a special love for Chris. She was always telling us of his spirit and courage. He has truly been an inspiration to all. God Speed. Tim & Jennifer Howard and family
Bill, Connie and family- I'm sorry I never got to meet Chris, but I've heard so many good things about him. What a blessing he was to so many and what courage at such a young age. Praying for y'all.
Connie and family, am so sorry to learn of Your sorrow. Know that Chris is free of all suffering and in heaven looking down on his family and friends. He left you and all of us much better individuals. May God be with all of you and know we are here if needed.