CALHOUN COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI)- Hundreds across North Mississippi are leaning on each other for support after Chief Flight Nurse, Jim Spruiell was killed over the weekend.
Spuriell was killed after a medical helicopter he was in crashed in Arkansas Sunday.
Friends and staff at Baptist Memorial in Calhoun County gathered for a candle light vigil Wednesday evening.
Friends say Spruiell worked at the hospital in Calhoun County for over a decade.
Spruiell was the chief flight nurse at North Mississippi Medical Center.
Those at Wednesday’s vigil say Jim Loved North Mississippi and North Mississippi loved him.