Vigil planned for Galax mother, baby daughter murdered in double homicide

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GALAX, Va. – A vigil is planned for a 28-year-old mother and her 21-month-old daughter who were both murdered in a double homicide in Galax, Va.

The event to honor Alyssa Ann Kenny and her daughter Anastasia Leighann Alley takes place at 6 p.m. Saturday at Felts Park in Galax.

The victims were found dead inside their home on Laurel Street in Galax, Va. on Thursday. Galax police have not released any suspect information. No arrests have been made.

A medical examiner is working to determine Alyssa and Anastasia’s cause of death.

“We’ll always be fractured as a family. There’s no healing,” said Alyssa’s mother, Stacy Ludy. “Every holiday will bring tears, every birthday will bring tears.”

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