Memorial scheduled for medical chopper crash victims - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Memorial scheduled for medical chopper crash victims

Hospital Wing pilot Charles Smith, Pedi-Flite registered nurse Carrie Barlow, and Pedi-Flite respiratory therapist Denise Adams all died when their helicopter crashed on its way to pick up a sick child in Bolivar. Hospital Wing pilot Charles Smith, Pedi-Flite registered nurse Carrie Barlow, and Pedi-Flite respiratory therapist Denise Adams all died when their helicopter crashed on its way to pick up a sick child in Bolivar.

(WMC-TV) - A celebration of remembrance will be held for the three people killed when a medical helicopter crashed near Somerville, Tennessee Tuesday.

Hospital Wing pilot Charles Smith, Pedi-Flite registered nurse Carrie Barlow, and Pedi-Flite respiratory therapist Denise Adams all died when their helicopter crashed on its way to pick up a sick child in Bolivar.

Le Bonheur Children's Hospital is hosting a memorial service for Smith, Barlow, and Adams on Tuesday, October 29 at 10 a.m.

The service will be held at Hope Presbyterian Church, 8500 Walnut Grove Road, in Cordova.

A fund has been established for each of the victims' three families. If you would like to help, checks can be made payable to the Le Bonheur Foundation. Please designate to whom your donation should be given.

Checks can be mailed to the following address:

Le Bonheur Foundation
P.O. Box 41817
Memphis, TN 38174

Donations can also be made online, click here: https://events.lebonheur.org/helpfund

And finally, donations can also be made in their honor to the Pedi-Flite team by clicking here: http://www.lebonheur.org/donatenow.

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