Nailah Winkfield, mother of 13-year-old Jahi McMath, pauses as she speaks to the media after the family held a prayer vigil for her daughter at Paradise Baptist Church in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013.
Nailah Winkfield, mother of 13-year-old Jahi McMath, pauses as she speaks to the media after the family held a prayer vigil for her daughter at Paradise Baptist Church in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013. Jahi went into Children's Hospital Oakland to have her tonsils out and is now brain dead. The family asked for a one-hour prayer vigil for the girl internationally from 6 to 7 p.m. (Ray Chavez/Bay Area News Group)