The 22nd Judicial District 2nd Annual “A Night To Honor”

The District Attorney’s Office will host a ceremony to honor and remember victims of homicide.

The observance will take place in Lawrenceburg, Tennessee at First Baptist Church 2100 Springer Road on December 9th at 6:00 pm. Doors will open at 5:30 pm for registration, with the program beginning at 6:00 pm. Victims of homicide from Lawrence, Giles, Wayne, and Maury counties will be honored on this night.
The speaker will be Kenneth Thompson. Mr. Thompson’s daughter, Tonya Thompson, was murdered at the age of 35 as a result of domestic violence in Maury County in 2011. Music will be provided by Scout Speer and Will Pettus.

Family and friends who have lost loved ones to violent crime are invited to attend the event. Their loved ones will be remembered as participants hang an ornament in memory of them on the memorial wreaths. After the ceremony, the wreaths will be displayed during the holiday season at the respective courthouses. The holidays can be a difficult time for families. This event can assist families in remembering loved ones during this challenging time.

For additional information about this year’s event, please contact the District Attorney’s Office at 931-766-1453 ext. 6106 or You may also find information on Facebook by visiting Brent Cooper, District Attorney – 22nd Judicial District.