Thousands came out to support the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life Gadsden on Friday, April 21 in Quincy.
Many survivors wore purple Relay for Life shirts and white and purple sashes.
“I just want to thank God for being in the number one more time,” said Lizzie Mae Figgers, a 23-year cancer survivor.
Figgers has been attending the event since it began.
“I enjoy the walk, I enjoy the event, and I enjoy walking with my friend Pauline Hickman.