The community was invited to VFW Post 9724 to honor 17-year-old Zoe Shipley who was a David Crockett High School student.
The Dog Tag Brigade helps veterans in need. President of the organization Lee Carmichael says he wants to shine a light on the community, breaking the stereotype of what being a biker is.
The Tennessee Highway Patrols tells us on April 7 – Shipley was involved in a head-on crash on Dry Creek Road. She later died from her injuries.
All the money raised Saturday will be given to Shipley’s family.
The Dog Tag Brigade hosted the Chili Dinner, a raffle, and a 50/50 competition.
Shea Pharris collected money for the event, volunteering her time. She said that over 60 people donated money for the event.