Rachel Works

 

 

Age: 16

 

Summary: high school honors student and second daughter of prominent Denver associate pastor Rev. David Works whose father is a seventh-generation descendant of Thomas Jefferson and became an early champion of recognizing the descendants of Sally Hemings, the president's house slave and alleged lover, as members of the Jefferson family.

 

 

Cause of Death: Shot to death during a shooting spree

 

Born: January 26, 1991

 

Died: December 9, 2007

 

Location: Colorado Springs, Colorado