CHICAGO (CBS) — A week shy of graduation, a senior from Dunbar High School has died of COVID-19.
Condolences poured in Thursday night for Aquasha Moore, 18.READ MORE: Navy Veteran Had Stroke In Costa Rica, And Now He's Stranded As Family Tries To Pay Five-Figure Medical Bills
Her former teacher, Tiffany Alexander-Jones, confirmed the news.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Arctic Blast Coming Late Tuesday Night
Alexander-Jones said Moore was scheduled to graduate from high school next week and had been doing her homework from her hospital room.
Alexander-Jones said Moore survived a liver transplant in eighth grade.MORE NEWS: View Live Radar
She wants us to remember Moore was hardworking, with a bright personality.