For over 20 years, during our St. Jude Radiothons, I have tried my best to paint the picture of the cancer battle that so many children are facing. In one picture, a Tomball mother captured what my words have failed to do.
We've all heard of the term 'teachable moments'...and life is full of them. Most times it's parents and educators who are taking advantage of these real-life teaching situations, but that's not always the case...
The faith and strength displayed byJoey and Rory Feek in Joey's last days fighting cancer has been inspirational to everyone who encounters it, and it has been clearly evident in every moment they share, including Joey's last dance with her husband.
This is one of my dad's favorite pictures of himself. It's one of my favorites as well. In 2002, Kenneth Merrell retired from the Austin Fire Department after 32 years of service. In 2008, he passed away due to complications from lung cancer.