Her name was Brandi Nicole Stanley.
Please remember her.
She lost her battle with cancer the evening of Memorial Day, last Monday. I was with her, holding her hand, as I had promised.
FOREWORD BY OTTERAY SCRIBE (her father):
Her full name is Brandi Nicole Stanley.
I am her father.
Remember her, please.
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