Zaevion William Dobson, age 15

Lost to gun violence on December 17, 2015 in Knoxville, Tennessee.

Zaevion was killed while shielding three girls from gunfire.

President Obama called it "an act of heroism" in a speech delivered from the East Room of the White House on January 5th. The high school sophomore was posthumously awarded the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the 2016 ESPYS.

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  • Nickname:
    3 Zae
    1 yogi bear
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    1 Courageous
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    2 Fulton high school
  • Comments:
    1 We love and miss you dearly Zavado❤️
    1 Long Live Zae
    1 I love you you will forever live through me 😭🙏🏽
    1 i love u
    1 💙💙🤞🏾
    1 HERO

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