Elijah Norvel James Briggs, age 17

Lost to gun violence on July 11, 2021 in Spartanburg, South Carolina.

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  • Nickname:
    1 Lijah, cause I never felt like saying his name even though it was a letter down
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  • Personality:
    2 Goofy, always making people happy, peaceful
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  • Schools attended:
    1 sprtan high
  • Comments:
    6 He's just a kid smh these killings don't make sense RIP Elijah
    6 He always called to check up on me, he didn’t deserve this, I love you elijah ❤️
    3 Ily cuzo! Rest in Heaven ❤️
    2 never expected to lose him

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