Effie Steele, board chair of the Religious Coalition for a Nonviolent Durham, lights a candle at a vigil in 2016.
Effie Steele, board chair of the Religious Coalition for a Nonviolent Durham, lights a candle at a vigil in 2016. Herald-Sun file photo
Effie Steele, board chair of the Religious Coalition for a Nonviolent Durham, lights a candle at a vigil in 2016. Herald-Sun file photo

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