Friends, Family Search For Missing New Orleans Teacher (VIDEO)

Source: Tena Ezzeddine and Jason Kandel / NBC News / theGrio

NBC LOS ANGELES – Family and friends held a prayer vigil on Sunday for a former “Teacher of the Year” who grew up in the area and has been reported missing in New Orleans.

Terrilyn Monette was last seen March 2 at a bar in a neighborhood in New Orleans, where she recently moved to participate in a teaching program.

She was last seen sleeping in her late model Honda.

The vehicle also has been reported missing.

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