March 14, 2009
Hannah, left, and Wendy McCreight hold the hair they donated Friday to Locks of Love. The McCreights decided to donate their hair in memory of friend Debbie Sherman-Hurst, who died of breast cancer in July 2008. Sherman-Hurst worked at McCreight's dental office for 10 years as a hygienist.
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Decision inspired by loss of friend to breast cancer in July 2008
What started more than a year ago ended in a few seconds with the snip of a pair of scissors. More than 10 inches of blonde hair, held together with a black rubber band, was the only thing left after one year of dedication.