JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Marcus Chapman, a Paxon High School sophomore was killed in a car accident Friday, according to the school's Facebook page.
Paxon will be wearing blue in his memory.
Marcus's family is fully aware that SGA is doing this and encourages our students to participate tomorrow! pic.twitter.com/sgTGGgblwk— Paxon SGA (@PaxonEaglesSGA) March 5, 2017
This tragic death comes in conjunction with another, the death of a former Sandalwood High athlete. Jacari Graham, 21, was shot once in the chest at 9 a.m. on Sunday in the Pinehurst neighborhood in St. Marys, GA. Police are not releasing very many details, but say Graham was visiting “someone” when he was shot. No altercation was involved in the crime.