ARLINGTON, TN (WMC) - An Arlington elementary teacher passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday night.
Family and friends announced that Melanie Jerden, a special education assistant at Barret's Chapel Elementary School, died at her home after a short illness. She was 45 years old.
Jerden leaves behind a husband and three children.
Her family said she did not have insurance, so they launched a GoFundMe to help with expenses. Click here to donate.