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8-Year-Old Loses Cancer Fight

Reported by: Send eMail Kallie Cart
Web Producer: Heath Harrison
Reported: Nov. 13, 2013 9:53 PM EST
Updated: Nov. 13, 2013 10:41 PM EST

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Mailyn Chandler Death
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Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia

A young girl, who has been profiled on Eyewitness News several times for her brave fight against cancer, has died.

Mailyn Chandler, 8, died Wednesday.

She had been fighting leukemia for several years and brought attention to the need for bone marrow donors. Several community bone marrow drives were held in the Kanawha Valley to help save her.



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