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Former Tupelo High School student honored with park bench

Sydney Alford had a park bench dedicated in her name

Posted: Nov 11, 2017 11:08 PM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - A Tupelo High School student who died earlier this year will forever be remembered at the Tupelo Dog Park.

THS Senior Kaitlyn Vance dedicated a bench in memory of her friend Sydney Alford.

Alford died in March after a sudden illness when she was just 16.

She was a member of the THS band and would have been a senior this year.

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