12-Year-Old Dies Of Cancer

Alex Rodriguez (photo from WKRN)

A 12-year-old Shelbyville boy has died  following a five-year battle with cancer.
Alex Rodriguez was diagnosed with a rare cancer that affects the soft tissue, when he was just he was just seven years old.
After his diagnosis, Alex underwent chemotherapy and radiation but when the treatments weren’t working he made the decision to stop them and instead spend the time he had left with his family.
Funeral services were held Sunday.-WKRN-