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Former Teacher/Coach Loses Battle With Cancer

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CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) -

Kiii-TV wants to send our condolences to the Heard family.

Coach Vance Heard, a teacher and a basketball coach, died last weekend. According to his son, Coach Heard was diagnosed with prostate cancer last year and lost his battle Saturday night. He leaves behind a wife, three sons, and a daughter. His death comes a day after his 38th wedding anniversary. Heard spent 21 of his 44 years as an educator and coach at miller high school.