Ashlyn Horry

 

 

Age: 17

 

Summary: daughter of former NBA basketball player Robert Horry who was born with a rare genetic disorder known as 1p36 deletion syndrome, an affliction that develops when part of the first chromosome is missing, whose family later established The Ashlyn Horry Foundation, Inc. to provide community initiatives focusing on disabled youths and caregivers with resources for development and empowerment in her honor.

 

 

Cause of Death: Respiratory failure

 

Born: April 2, 1994

 

Died: June 14, 2011

 

Location: Houston, Texas