Mom of UT student who dies after boxing: 'He is safe in the arms of Jesus'

The mother of a University of Tennessee student, who police said collapsed at Boxing Weekend and later died, said he is safe in the arms of Jesus.


In a post on its Twitter account, Backwoods Entertainment shared a cell phone video of rapper, Waka Flocka Flame, sending his condolences to University of Tennessee student, Tanner Wray, who police said died tragically after boxing Friday night.


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42-year-old Rebecca Brown was found safe Saturday afternoon after Knox County deputies said she had been missing since February 21.



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