MURFREESBORO, TN (AP/WMOT) – A benefit will be held Sunday night in Murfreesboro for the family of former Middle Tennessee State University student Jacob Nunley.
Nunley died at Vanderbilt Medical Center September 10th while being treated for bacterial meningitis.
Eighteen year-old Nunley was a Dyersburg native, a freshmen at MTSU, and a member of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity.
WSMV-TV reports that the fraternity will hold a benefit for Nunley’s family Sunday night at the Boulevard Bar and Grill in Murfreesboro from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Ten percent of all sales will go to Nunley's family along with 100 percent of proceeds raised from donations. A silent auction and raffles ticket proceeds will also go to his family.