A GoFundMe page was created to help Long’s family pay for funeral costs. As of Thursday afternoon, it had raised more than $10,000.
“There are no words to make sense of such a tragic loss,” Joey Beard, the GoFundMe page’s creator, wrote. “Shelby’s generous and caring spirit and bright and contagious smile touched so many. She will be dearly missed but her light will shine on.”
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