Thu Nov 27 05:30:07 PST 2014
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Boy from Dozier School for Boys Laid to Rest

One of the boys exhumed from an unmarked grave at the former Dozier School for Boys was laid to rest Monday. According to 13-year-old Thomas Varnadoe's death certificate he died from pneumonia 34 days after he arrived at the school. His family believes he was beaten to death. Varnadoe's body was one of 55 exhumed from the school grounds. Three have been identified through DNA provided by their families. The Varnadoes hope more relatives will come forward and provide their DNA to help identify the remaining boys.

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