08/10/2011 12:56 pm ET | Updated Oct 10, 2011

Fern Creek Girl Succumbs To Mysterious Illness, Fundraiser Helps Pay For Medical Bills

In her short life, Tabbatha Rhymer brought joy to her family and friends and pulled people together as they supported her during a mysterious and deadly illness.

Tabby, 17, of Fern Creek, was laid to rest on Tuesday after succumbing last Friday to brain lesions that triggered nearly constant seizures. She had suffered from the illness since January.

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