Cara teacher is interviewed by KATC before the Friday night prayer vigil

Cara Descant, caring and inspiring

One of the five Church Bus crash victims

Cara Descant is one of the five Marksville bible class students who lost their lives in the Church Van accident on its way to Disney World in Florida.

Cara Descant

13 years old.

Cara's teacher Brandi Lee was quoted on KATC remembering how caring Cara was.
She was a Teachers Dream Child... she was straight A student. She was a person who would always put everyone else first.
"She would stay in at recess and sew dresses for Haiti children" She was that kind of person. She was make things for the nursing home residents. She was inspiriting. She would leave little notes on my desk inspire me. I am the teacher who was supposed to be inspiring her and there she was inspiring me.”

Another of her teachers commented on Facebook:
Lori Armand Wakeman: I taught cara in the 4 th grade. She was always a gentle soul. Always putting others first. Rest In Peace sweet girl.


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