March '06 Tornado


Donald Valleroy, 84, lived by himself in this brick home
with no basement for shelter. His son, Thomas, was visiting
for the weekend. Both were hospitalized.Note the Blessed
Mother Mary statue still standing.

(top) Family and friends remove appliances from what
was the Valleroy kitchen. (middle) What was once the
bathroom. (above) Thomas' bedroom. Neighbors and
rescuers had to pull a piece of sheet rock off Thomas
following the storm.

Clothes and debris were strewn in trees, fences and fields