RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California girl who became a nationally recognized face of child cancer with a blog that chronicled her fight against brain tumors has died. Jessica Joy Rees was 12 years old.
Jessica's family announced her death on her Facebook page, stating that her 10-month battle with brain cancer ended Thursday. Tens of thousands of people responded by posting updates to the page in a show of support that includes ...
"may she rip forever and may the lord shine on her soul amen. my prays are with you at a sad time its sad she passway but evn thought i never have met her befor she will be forever missed included her own family."
cicero, IL, Apr 27, 2013
"God has given Jessica peace and has add another Angel to watch over her loved ones and friends and to watch and walk with us all. Sleep child you will be loved and remembered for your courage."