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Victims of the Texas school shooting

Alexandria Aniyah Rubio.  
"We told her we loved her and would pick her up after school. We had no idea this was goodbye,' Alexandria's mother Kimberly Mata-Rubio said in the Facebook post.  Courtesy of Alexandria Aniyah Rubio's Family/via REUTERS

Alexandria Aniyah Rubio. "We told her we loved her and would pick her up after school. We had no idea this was goodbye,' Alexandria's mother Kimberly Mata-Rubio said in the Facebook post. Courtesy of Alexandria Aniyah Rubio's Family/via REUTERS

Alexandria Aniyah Rubio. "We told her we loved her and would pick her up after school. We had no idea this was goodbye,' Alexandria's mother Kimberly Mata-Rubio said in the Facebook post. Courtesy of Alexandria Aniyah Rubio's Family/via REUTERS
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Teacher Irma Garcia.  
Garcia, a married mother of four who taught at Robb Elementary for 23 years, and had been named "teacher of the year", was a "sweet, kind, loving" teacher who considered her students to be family, her relatives said.
"She passed away with children in her arms trying to protect them," her nephew John Martinez wrote on Twitter. "Those weren’t just her students they were her kids as well."

Irma Garcia's Family/via REUTERS

Teacher Irma Garcia. Garcia, a married mother of four who taught at Robb Elementary for 23 years, and had been named "teacher of the year", was a "sweet, kind, loving" teacher who considered her students to be family, her relatives said. "She...more

Teacher Irma Garcia. Garcia, a married mother of four who taught at Robb Elementary for 23 years, and had been named "teacher of the year", was a "sweet, kind, loving" teacher who considered her students to be family, her relatives said. "She passed away with children in her arms trying to protect them," her nephew John Martinez wrote on Twitter. "Those weren’t just her students they were her kids as well." Irma Garcia's Family/via REUTERS
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Teacher Eva Mireles.  
"I don’t know how to do this life without you, but I will take care of dad. I will take care of our dogs and I will forever say your name so you are always remembered, Eva Mireles, 4th grade teacher at Robb Elementary who selflessly jumped in front of her students to save their lives," her daughter Adalynn Ruiz wrote on Facebook.
Eva Mireles' Family/via REUTERS

Teacher Eva Mireles. "I don’t know how to do this life without you, but I will take care of dad. I will take care of our dogs and I will forever say your name so you are always remembered, Eva Mireles, 4th grade teacher at Robb Elementary who...more

Teacher Eva Mireles. "I don’t know how to do this life without you, but I will take care of dad. I will take care of our dogs and I will forever say your name so you are always remembered, Eva Mireles, 4th grade teacher at Robb Elementary who selflessly jumped in front of her students to save their lives," her daughter Adalynn Ruiz wrote on Facebook. Eva Mireles' Family/via REUTERS
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Xavier Lopez.  
 "We as family know he is now with his Grandpa Benny in the Kingdom of Heaven," relatives wrote, seeking money for the burial of fourth-grader Xavier.
Courtesy of Xavier Lopez' Family/via REUTERS

Xavier Lopez. "We as family know he is now with his Grandpa Benny in the Kingdom of Heaven," relatives wrote, seeking money for the burial of fourth-grader Xavier. Courtesy of Xavier Lopez' Family/via REUTERS

Xavier Lopez. "We as family know he is now with his Grandpa Benny in the Kingdom of Heaven," relatives wrote, seeking money for the burial of fourth-grader Xavier. Courtesy of Xavier Lopez' Family/via REUTERS
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Tess Mata.  
"Sissy I miss you so much"
When thinking back on her deceased sister Tess Mata, Faith Mata said she mostly remembers the fun times they had together.
Courtesy of Tess Mata's Family/via REUTERS

Tess Mata. "Sissy I miss you so much" When thinking back on her deceased sister Tess Mata, Faith Mata said she mostly remembers the fun times they had together. Courtesy of Tess Mata's Family/via REUTERS

Tess Mata. "Sissy I miss you so much" When thinking back on her deceased sister Tess Mata, Faith Mata said she mostly remembers the fun times they had together. Courtesy of Tess Mata's Family/via REUTERS
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Jackie Cazares.  
"Jackie was the one that would go out of her way to help anyone," her father said. "It gives me some comfort, that she would be the little cracker that would have done something to help her classmates in that very scary scenario."
Jackie Cazares' Family/via REUTERS

Jackie Cazares. "Jackie was the one that would go out of her way to help anyone," her father said. "It gives me some comfort, that she would be the little cracker that would have done something to help her classmates in that very scary...more

Jackie Cazares. "Jackie was the one that would go out of her way to help anyone," her father said. "It gives me some comfort, that she would be the little cracker that would have done something to help her classmates in that very scary scenario." Jackie Cazares' Family/via REUTERS
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Jailah Silguero.  
"My baby you didn't deserve this," Veronica Luevanos, the mother of fourth grader Jailah Silguero wrote on Facebook.  Silguero's And Luevanos' Family/via REUTERS

Jailah Silguero. "My baby you didn't deserve this," Veronica Luevanos, the mother of fourth grader Jailah Silguero wrote on Facebook. Silguero's And Luevanos' Family/via REUTERS

Jailah Silguero. "My baby you didn't deserve this," Veronica Luevanos, the mother of fourth grader Jailah Silguero wrote on Facebook. Silguero's And Luevanos' Family/via REUTERS
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Ellie Garcia.  
Steven Garcia paid sad tribute to his lost daughter: "Our Ellie was a doll and was the happiest ever… I was gonna DJ for her at her party like she wanted me too!!!"
Courtesy of Ellie Garcia's Family/via REUTERS

Ellie Garcia. Steven Garcia paid sad tribute to his lost daughter: "Our Ellie was a doll and was the happiest ever… I was gonna DJ for her at her party like she wanted me too!!!" Courtesy of Ellie Garcia's Family/via REUTERS

Ellie Garcia. Steven Garcia paid sad tribute to his lost daughter: "Our Ellie was a doll and was the happiest ever… I was gonna DJ for her at her party like she wanted me too!!!" Courtesy of Ellie Garcia's Family/via REUTERS
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Nevaeh Bravo.  Nevaeh Bravo's Family/via REUTERS

Nevaeh Bravo. Nevaeh Bravo's Family/via REUTERS

Nevaeh Bravo. Nevaeh Bravo's Family/via REUTERS
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Eliahana Cruz Torres.  Eliahana Torres' Family/Handout via REUTERS

Eliahana Cruz Torres. Eliahana Torres' Family/Handout via REUTERS

Eliahana Cruz Torres. Eliahana Torres' Family/Handout via REUTERS
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Makenna Lee Elrod.  Makenna Lee Elrod's Family/Handout via REUTERS

Makenna Lee Elrod. Makenna Lee Elrod's Family/Handout via REUTERS

Makenna Lee Elrod. Makenna Lee Elrod's Family/Handout via REUTERS
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Uziyah Garcia.  Uziyah Garcia's Family/Handout via REUTERS

Uziyah Garcia. Uziyah Garcia's Family/Handout via REUTERS

Uziyah Garcia. Uziyah Garcia's Family/Handout via REUTERS
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Jose Flores.  Jose Flores' Family/Handout via REUTERS

Jose Flores. Jose Flores' Family/Handout via REUTERS

Jose Flores. Jose Flores' Family/Handout via REUTERS
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Miranda Mathis.  Miranda Mathis' Family/Handout via REUTERS

Miranda Mathis. Miranda Mathis' Family/Handout via REUTERS

Miranda Mathis. Miranda Mathis' Family/Handout via REUTERS
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Maite Rodriguez.  Maite Rodriguez's Family/Handout via REUTERS

Maite Rodriguez. Maite Rodriguez's Family/Handout via REUTERS

Maite Rodriguez. Maite Rodriguez's Family/Handout via REUTERS
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Layla Salazar.  Layla Salazar's Family/Handout via REUTERS

Layla Salazar. Layla Salazar's Family/Handout via REUTERS

Layla Salazar. Layla Salazar's Family/Handout via REUTERS
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Alithia Ramirez.  Alithia Ramirez's Family/Handout via REUTERS

Alithia Ramirez. Alithia Ramirez's Family/Handout via REUTERS

Alithia Ramirez. Alithia Ramirez's Family/Handout via REUTERS
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Amerie Jo Garza.  Amerie Jo Garza's Family/via REUTERS

Amerie Jo Garza. Amerie Jo Garza's Family/via REUTERS

Amerie Jo Garza. Amerie Jo Garza's Family/via REUTERS
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Jayce Carmelo Luevanos.  Silguero's And Luevanos' Family/via REUTERS

Jayce Carmelo Luevanos. Silguero's And Luevanos' Family/via REUTERS

Jayce Carmelo Luevanos. Silguero's And Luevanos' Family/via REUTERS
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Annabelle Rodriguez.  Annabelle Rodriguez' Family/via REUTERS

Annabelle Rodriguez. Annabelle Rodriguez' Family/via REUTERS

Annabelle Rodriguez. Annabelle Rodriguez' Family/via REUTERS
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Rojelio Torres.  Rojelio Torres' Family/via REUTERS

Rojelio Torres. Rojelio Torres' Family/via REUTERS

Rojelio Torres. Rojelio Torres' Family/via REUTERS
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