4th grader killed in AL tornado identified

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LEE COUNTY, Ala. (WRBL) — Lee-Scott Academy says Taylor Thornton, a 4th grader at Lee-Scott Academy was one of the victims from Sunday’s deadly tornado that claimed the lives of 23 people.

Lee-Scott Academy released the following statement on Facebook:

Lee-Scott Academy Family and Friends, 

With sadness this morning, we share that Taylor Thornton, a 4th grader at Lee-Scott Academy, was welcomed into the arms of Jesus as the result of the severe weather event in Lee County yesterday.

Our hearts at Lee-Scott Academy are broken this morning. Please pray for the Thornton family, our students, faculty, and staff during this difficult time. 

A Go Fund Me has been setup on behalf of the family. 
https://www.gofundme.com/taylorthorntonfund

We as Warriors stand strong together for our families and friends in Lee County!

A Go Fund Me has been set up on behalf of the family. 

https://www.gofundme.com/taylorthorntonfund

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