They laid their own stuffed animals in a circle. Some even brought balloons. Friends in the neighborhood have been dropping off flowers and toys all day. They say she was well liked in the community.
10-year old Ashlee Erickson said, "She was nice. My best friend and she was gone too soon. Very too soon."
The community also held a special prayer service in Willow's honor. Family and friends ask donations be sent to the Watson Methodist Church to help with funeral arrangements.
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