Vigils held for victims of bus crash
Date: 8/6/2010 Album ID: 1053856
Photos by Robert Cohen and Dawn Majors
Two vigils were held tonight for the victims of the fatal school bus crash. A candlelight vigil for Jessica Brinker was held at St. James United Methodist Church. A vigil was also held at the Sullivan High School football stadium for Daniel Schatz, who was the former quarterback for their football team.
August 6, 2010 - St. James community members gathered Friday for a candlelight vigil held at St. James United Methodist Church, in memory of 15-year-old Jessica Brinker,  a member of the John F. Hodge High School band who was killed Thursday morning in a school bus accident on I-44 near Gray Summitt.
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August 6, 2010 - Students from John F. Hodge High School attended Friday's candlelight vigil at St. James United Methodist Church where they remembered 15-year-old Jessica Brinker,  a member of the marching band who was killed Thursday morning in a school bus accident on I-44 near Gray Summitt.
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August 6, 2010 - Students from John F. Hodge High School attended Friday's candlelight vigil at St. James United Methodist Church where they remembered 15-year-old Jessica Brinker,  a member of the marching band who was killed Thursday morning in a school bus accident on I-44 near Gray Summitt.
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August 6, 2010 - Students from John F. Hodge High School attended Friday's candlelight vigil at St. James United Methodist Church where they remembered 15-year-old Jessica Brinker,  a member of the marching band who was killed Thursday morning in a school bus accident on I-44 near Gray Summitt.
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August 6, 2010 - St. James community members gathered Friday for a candlelight vigil held at St. James United Methodist Church, in memory of 15-year-old Jessica Brinker,  a member of the John F. Hodge High School band who was killed Thursday morning in a school bus accident on I-44 near Gray Summitt.
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August 6, 2010 - Tiffany McFarland, a freshman band member at John F. Hodge High School in St. James, embraces recent graduate Jeff Morris following Friday's candlelight vigil for classmate Jessica Brinker at St. James United Methodist Church Friday evening.  McFarland was among band members injured Thursday morning in a school bus accident on I-44 near Gray Summitt.
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August 6, 2010 - Tiffany McFarland, a freshman band member at John F. Hodge High School in St. James, wipes a tear while attending a candlelight vigil for classmate Jessica Brinker at St. James United Methodist Church Friday evening.  McFarland was among band members injured Thursday morning in a school bus accident on I-44 near Gray Summitt.
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August 6, 2010 - Students from John F. Hodge High School, friends and other family attended Friday's candlelight vigil at St. James United Methodist Church where they remembered 15-year-old Jessica Brinker,  a member of the marching band who was killed Thursday morning in a school bus accident on I-44 near Gray Summitt.
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August 6, 2010 - Mourners leave a prayer service and  candlelight vigil held at St. James United Methodist Church in memory of 15-year-old Jessica Brinker,  a member of the John F. Hodge High School marching band who was killed Thursday morning in a school bus accident on I-44 near Gray Summitt.
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August, 06 2010-- Friends and family of Daniel Schatz, 19, fill the football stadium at Sullivan High School Friday to honor his life and passing. Schatz was killed during Thursday's school bus accident on I-44.  Daniel was the driver of the pick-up that was crushed between the truck and one of two school buses involved in the accident. Dawn Majors dmajors@post-dispatch.com
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August, 06 2010-- Kyle Johns, 19, prays during the candle  light vigil for Daniel Schatz Friday night. Friends and family of Schatz, 19, fill the football stadium at Sullivan High School Friday to honor his life and passing. Schatz was killed during Thursday's school bus accident on I-44.  Daniel was the driver of the pick-up that was crushed between the truck and one of two school buses involved in the accident. Dawn Majors dmajors@post-dispatch.com
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August, 06 2010-- Justin Berti, 19, was a childhood best friend to Daniel Schatz, 19 who was killed in a car accident Thursday. Friends and family of Schatz filled the football stadium at Sullivan High School to honor his life and passing. Schatz was killed during Thursday's school bus accident on I-44. Daniel was the driver of the pick-up that was crushed between the truck and one of two school buses involved in the accident. Dawn Majors dmajors@post-dispatch.com
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August, 06 2010-- Friends and family of Daniel Schatz, 19, fill the football stadium at Sullivan High School to honor his life and passing. Schatz was killed during Thursday's school bus accident on I-44. Daniel was the driver of the pick-up that was crushed between the truck and one of two school buses involved in the accident. Dawn Majors dmajors@post-dispatch.com
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August, 06 2010--Dave Schatz and his wife Chara Schatz attend the candlelight vigil for their son Daniel Schatz, 19,  who was killed in a car accident on Thursday. Friends and family of Schatz filled the football stadium at Sullivan High School to honor his life and passing. Schatz was killed during Thursday's school bus accident on I-44. Daniel was the driver of the pick-up that was crushed between the truck and one of two school buses involved in the accident. Dawn Majors dmajors@post-dispatch.com
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August, 06 2010-- Friends and family of Daniel Schatz, 19, fill the football stadium at Sullivan High School Friday to honor his life and passing. Schatz was killed during Thursday's school bus accident on I-44.  Daniel was the driver of the pick-up that was crushed between the truck and one of two school buses involved in the accident. Dawn Majors dmajors@post-dispatch.com
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August, 06 2010-- Friends and family of Daniel Schatz, 19, fill the football stadium at Sullivan High School to honor his life and passing. Schatz was killed during Thursday's school bus accident on I-44. Daniel was the driver of the pick-up that was crushed between the truck and one of two school buses involved in the accident. Dawn Majors dmajors@post-dispatch.com
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August, 06 2010-- Friends and family of Daniel Schatz, 19, fill the football stadium at Sullivan High School to honor his life and passing. Schatz was killed during Thursday's school bus accident on I-44. Daniel was the driver of the pick-up that was crushed between the truck and one of two school buses involved in the accident. Dawn Majors dmajors@post-dispatch.com
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August, 06 2010-- Friends and family of Daniel Schatz, 19, fill the football stadium at Sullivan High School to honor his life and passing. Schatz was killed during Thursday's school bus accident on I-44. Daniel was the driver of the pick-up that was crushed between the truck and one of two school buses involved in the accident. Dawn Majors dmajors@post-dispatch.com
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