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Mom of THS athlete described as supportive

Mom of THS athlete described as supportive

Posted: Mon Feb 19 16:49:46 PST 2018
Updated: Mon Feb 19 16:49:46 PST 2018

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is heartbreak involving not one but two local schools. one is tupelo high school where the mother of a basketball player died in a car crash over the weekend. wtva's shante sumpter joins us live with the heartbreaking story craig, the basketball playeristajhcrump. he is a senior here at tupelo highschool.i was told his mother erica was extremely supportive. her last post on facebook is a true depiction of hersupport of her son until the very end less than 24hours hours before her deathericawalls sharedthis heartfelt post it saysquote i am beyond grateful for this opportunity pf quality time with our son tajh. she always said theatmopshere at milsaps, a potential college choice of tajh's was awesome she died after the car they were in ran off the road and overturned. she's wonderful very supportive of tajh and all the work he's done here at ths. other post on her facebook showshe wasalsovery involvedintajh'sbasketball career. off thecourtprinicpal dobbs tells me tajh is the perfect example of a student-athlete tajh is liked byall ofhis classmates, his teammates. he's ahard workerin the classroom and a hard workeron the basketballcourt. and just an overall great student tajh hasa fractured elbow, and a puntured lung but is expected to be ok physically. now we're just going to be here for him whatever he needs we want to be able to help him in his time of need a go fund me page has been set up for the crump family. a link to that can be found on wtva dot com. there is also a prayer vigil set up at the orchard in tupelo at 7pmonthursday. intupelo ss wtva 9 news
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