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Lakita H.

My story is about the strongest and sweetest person I ever known, my mom. Her is Theresa Ann Mccolor, and she was diagnosed with Small Cell Lung Cancer Stage 3 in 2016. She was a real fighter. I watched as she took on chemo and the pain, and always managed to keep her spirits high and love in her heart for her family with a smile on her face. Her fight ended November 8, 2017. I decided that this walk, that I do for her and so many that are fighting just like her, is the best way to honor her memory. She always help those in need and I will also do the same with love and compassion just like her.

First published: September 9, 2019

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