Thomas Weatherby



Age: 13


Summary: Boy Scout and straight-A student at Stevenson Middle School in Stevenson, Alabama who was among one of 230 passengers and crew members reported missing and feared dead in the fiery crash of TWA Flight 800 when the ill-fated Boeing 747 jumbo jet mysteriously exploded in mid-air and crashed into the Atlantic Ocean off the southeastern coast of Long Island, New York shortly after takeoff from New York City's John F. Kennedy International Airport while he was traveling with his mother Brenda Privette along with the family of his best friend Joseph Scott on a planned trip to Paris, France for shopping, for hiking and for practicing the French language they were learning.



Cause of Death: Killed in TWA Flight 800 airplane accident


Born: February 2, 1983


Died: July 17, 1996


Location: East Moriches, New York