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Wayne County child passes away

Posted September 8, 2009

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— Family and friends are mourning the loss of an 8-year-old boy from Wayne County.

Jorge Silva was a third-grade student at Spring Creek Elementary School. After falling ill, the child was taken to Wayne Memorial Hospital where he died on Sunday.

Officials have not released a cause of death pending an autopsy.

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  • Adelinthe Sep 8, 2009

    Awww, praying for his loved ones.

    God bless.

    RB

  • Sweet Butterfly Kisses Sep 8, 2009

    "Sad to hear. We won't go to Wayne Memorial Hospital and we live in Wayne County."

    Amen!

  • krisandbruiser Sep 8, 2009

    Sad to hear. We won't go to Wayne Memorial Hospital and we live in Wayne County.

  • smilenc Sep 8, 2009

    MY PRAYERS AND HEART GOES OUT TO THE FAMILY I HAVE A 8YR OLD BOY I DONT KNOW WHAT I WOULD DO WITH OUT HIM GOD BLESS THIS FAMILY

  • Sweet Butterfly Kisses Sep 8, 2009

    "My kids go to the same school SCES and heard it was SWINE FLU. we need to know to help prevent more sicknesses and deaths"

    I Second that.......

  • fourfivesix Sep 8, 2009

    i hope there is more to this story. people, including children, die every day. not every single death is news.

    *shakes head*

  • 007KnightRider Sep 8, 2009

    I think there is more to this story. If it hadn't been we would have not learned of this outside of Wayne County. My thoughts and prayers are with this young man's family and friends.

  • lovesanimals Sep 8, 2009

    Thoughts and prayers are with the family of this child.

  • ncva Sep 8, 2009

    Wait....did they just publish this story? For real? Wow.

  • gratefultoGOD Sep 8, 2009

    My kids go to the same school SCES and heard it was SWINE FLU. we need to know to help prevent more sicknesses and deaths

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