Garnerville mother inspires others with resilience following death of daughter


She says her faith gave her a peace beyond understanding.

A Garnerville mother who showed resilience and grace after her daughter was strangled has become an inspiration to many around her.

Donna Higdon lost her daughter Shannon two months ago. She would have turned 30 this Wednesday, but her life was cut short, allegedly at the hands of her boyfriend Nixon Bourgignon.

Higdon says the act was completely out of character for Bourgignon, who...

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