Decorating for Halloween

Photos by Marlena Sloss/The Herald
Patience Ferrera, 9, of Jasper, decorates her yard with fake bones for Halloween on Tuesday. Patience's sister Evanjaline, 7, turns 8 on Halloween, which is their mother Desirrae's favorite holiday. "We're sick and twisted, we scare each other all the time," Desirrae said.


Desirrae Ferrera of Jasper adds a plastic mouse to her Halloween decorations outside her home on Tuesday.


Evanjaline Ferrera, 7, of Jasper, blows up a balloon with fake blood handprints for Halloween decorations at her home on Tuesday. Evanjaline's birthday is on Halloween.

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