Tree of Angels
Ginger Rode prepares angles before the 7th Annual Tree of Angels at the Jefferson county Courthouse in Beaumont on Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2007. She prepared angels for a brother, who was a homicide victim, and another brother, who was killed by a drunk driver.
Mark M. Hancock / © The Beaumont Enterprise
The Victims' Assistance Center invited families and friends of a victim as well as survivors of a crime to add an angel ornament to the tree. The tree will be on display throughout the month of December.