People have been taking mementos from the gravesite of Sophia Ann Myers, a 7-year-old Ocean Springs girl who died after battling DIPG.
People have been taking mementos from the gravesite of Sophia Ann Myers, a 7-year-old Ocean Springs girl who died after battling DIPG. Justin Mitchell jmichell@sunherald.com
People have been taking mementos from the gravesite of Sophia Ann Myers, a 7-year-old Ocean Springs girl who died after battling DIPG. Justin Mitchell jmichell@sunherald.com

‘Please stop stealing from my dead child,’ Sophia Myers’ mother pleads

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  • Sophia Myers was an angel among us

    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.