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Salvation Army Helps Memphis Mother Abandon Life Of Drugs

December 9th, 2013

(Memphis) Cassandra Morris is the first to admit her life has had its peaks.

“I graduated third in my class. I was an international exchange student, Miss. BTW (Booker T. Washington High School), Honor Society,”  Morris said.

Her life has had its valleys when she lived in public housing infested with murders and drugs.

“I indulged in a lot of different things like cocaine, and cocaine proceeded to crack.”

Cassandra was raised by her grandparents because she was abandoned by an alcoholic mother and an absent father.

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