Funds raised for father-daughter duo battling same brain disorder

Funds raised for father-daughter duo battling same brain disorder
Michael Cavazos
News
Friday, October 11, 2013 - 6:57am

Dozens of supporters flooded into the Hallsville ISD Junior High School auditorium Thursday to support a father and daughter diagnosed days apart with the same brain disease that requires surgery.

The daughter, Summer Butler, was born six years ago with two auto-immune disorders.

While her parents, Jeremy and Tonya, said that dealing with doctors, specialists and medical bills have become a part of life, neither was prepared for the news that came early this year that the girl and her father had a hereditary brain disorder called Chiari Malformation. 

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