Kilgore High School senior Lynzee Ford has lost her battle with leukemia. She was just diagnosed in January, went through five rounds of chemotherapy and continued to live life to the fullest. Thursday night, heaven accepted a new angel in its gates., Longview, Jacksonville, Texas | ETX News

At Kilgore High School, Lynzee participated in athletics and was so loved by her friends that they moved graduation to October and were planning to have prom early just for her. Prom was planned for November, no word yet if they will still have it in her honor.

Kilgore National Bank has set up the "I Love Lynzee Project" to help her family with medical expenses.