Michelle Hudson and William Griffin grew up in the same community, but it wasn't until decades later -- when William was in prison -- that they reconnected and full in love. William is serving a life sentence at Wallens Ridge State Prison.
About this project: Field Studio conducted interviews with families of loved ones incarcerated in Red Onion and Wallens Ridge State Prisons. Both facilities are located in Southwest Virginia, while these families are scattered across the state and beyond. Listen to more stories from Latasha, Shelia, and Olivia.