This teacher’s last wish was granted at her funeral service.
Her cousin said the Georgia elementary school teacher was “a teacher to the end.”
“She had about 100 teachers as honorary pallbearers, who carried the backpacks out and back to their schools,” he said.
Her students and colleagues paid tribute as well, saying, “She made such an impact on me and taught me everything. I loved to see her welcome us to class and always bring a smile,” and, “I couldn’t have asked for a better mentor and friend.”
Tammy devoted her life to her students, right up to her very last request, and her passion clearly shone through her into the lives of those around her.
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