Kelly Lucas talks about her job as Chief Scientific Officer for the Department of Marine Resources in Biloxi on Tuesday May 21, 2013.
Kelly Lucas talks about her job as Chief Scientific Officer for the Department of Marine Resources in Biloxi on Tuesday May 21, 2013. John Fitzhugh Sun Herald File
Kelly Lucas talks about her job as Chief Scientific Officer for the Department of Marine Resources in Biloxi on Tuesday May 21, 2013. John Fitzhugh Sun Herald File

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    Sophia Myers died Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, less than a month from her eighth birthday. She had been diagnosed in February with DIPG, a rare form of brain cancer. Sophia captured the hearts of people across South Mississippi and the country as she bravely fought against the fatal disease while her parents, Angel and Josh Myers, did all they could to make her final days happy and comfortable.