Hilton Head Island High School graduating senior Emily Hunter created these portraits as a tribute to classmates Cesar Hererra, left, and Cory Rocha who were killed in a car accident earlier this year. At the school's graduation ceremony on June 5, 2014, the portraits were placed in the chairs the two seniors would have occupied at commencement.
Hilton Head Island High School graduating senior Emily Hunter created these portraits as a tribute to classmates Cesar Hererra, left, and Cory Rocha who were killed in a car accident earlier this year. At the school's graduation ceremony on June 5, 2014, the portraits were placed in the chairs the two seniors would have occupied at commencement. Staff photo
Hilton Head Island High School graduating senior Emily Hunter created these portraits as a tribute to classmates Cesar Hererra, left, and Cory Rocha who were killed in a car accident earlier this year. At the school's graduation ceremony on June 5, 2014, the portraits were placed in the chairs the two seniors would have occupied at commencement. Staff photo

Painted portraits honor 2 students killed in March car wreck

June 05, 2014 9:20 PM