(NASHVILLE, Tenn.) -- Gov. Bill Haslam hosted a ceremony in Nashville Thursday evening to honor victims of homicide.
During the event, called "Tennessee Season to Remember," family members put ornaments on memorial wreaths as the names of their loved ones were read out loud.
Haslam said, "The holidays can be especially difficult for those who have lost loved ones to acts of violence. We hope this ceremony brings some comfort to our fellow Tennesseans who traveled from across the state to honor their families and friends at this special ceremony."
The "Tennessee Season to Remember" event has been held for 11 years.
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