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Principal Wanda Mankin leads the students in a balloon release outside the funeral of Skyla Whitaker in Henryetta, Friday, June 13, 2008. The balloons were released with the crowd saying "Skyla we love you".  Taylor Paschal-Placker and her friend  Skyla Whitaker were shot and killed last Sunday on the dirt road near one of their homes, Thursday, June 12, 2008.    Photo by David McDaniel/The Oklahoman