Friends & Family Mourn Fire Victims

Funeral services were at noon today for 12-year-old Roxana Mejia and her brothers, 11-year-old Josue and 10-year-old Rommy. The Valley Head School students died in a mobile home fire while visiting relatives in Louisiana for Christmas. Their parents, Santos and Martha Mejia, were injured in the fire. School Principal Bill Monroe said extra counselors will be available when classes resume Monday. A fund has been set up at the Citizens Band of Valley Head to help the family with medical and funeral expenses.


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