Update on Denise and Derek Carroll:
Denise is recovering from her surgery as expected and began physical therapy last week. Derek is scheduled to see the neurosurgeon later this month. Continued prayers are very appreciated. Address: 1111 Timarron Trail, Watkinsville, GA 30677
Update on Stephanie Copeland:
Stephanie’s knee replacement surgery was successful today. Please pray for her recovery. Address: 1251 Webb Farm Lane, Loganville, GA 30052
Update on Andrea DeLorenzo: I was back at the chemo clinic getting fluids today. This treatment has been much harder on me than the past two. I’m paranoid, tired and so nauseous. I’m trying to have a positive attitude and outlook. I’m so very thankful for the meals, cards, and prayers. My family very much appreciates the amazing food and kindnesses from the brothers and sisters.
Address: 1244 Alcovy Ridge Drive, Loganville, GA 30052
Update on Kristine Garcia’s Sister: After consulting with the doctors and relatives in the medical field our family has decided to move my sister from the ICU to a private room and stop all treatments. She will be taken off life support tomorrow morning. Please pray for a peaceful passing. Thank you. Kristine
In lieu of flowers, Kristine is collecting money for medical expenses and her nephew’s college fund. Kristine’s Venmo: @Kristine-Garcia-43
Kristine’s address: 1230 Travis Drive, Watkinsville, GA 30677
Perry Hearn’s first cousin Michael Hearn died today at NE Georgia Hospital from Covid. Michael was surrounded by his wife Judy, mom Charlotte, brother Mark and 3 grown children. Please pray for Perry and all the Hearn family.
Address: 1641 Wild Azalea Lane, Athens, GA 30606
Lisa Hertling’s father St. Louis Georges was diagnosed with PCP level 7 prostate cancer. Doctor is not recommending any radiation at his age. Lisa is thankful. All other tests came back showing it hasn’t spread. Doctors advised that he gets checked every three months to keep watch. Please pray that his levels don’t increase and this doesn’t spread anywhere. Lisa’s address: 1783 Jameson Circle, Lawrenceville, GA 30043
Update on Jack LaPrade: He is doing great. The main focus now is his weight. This morning the MD increased his bottle feeds to 75ml each feeding. He is thriving!!!! Physical and occupational therapy and the nursing staff and feeding team have been remarkable. Thank you for your many, many prayers! To God be the glory!!! The family is strong. Jack is with one of us 24/7. Thanks for holding us up. Love, Carol Pirie (Jack’s grandmother)
Cards of encouragement may be sent to Joel and Trista LaPrade/Carol Pirie at 29 N. Meadow Run, Hendersonville, NC 28792.
Update on Ken Lauderdale: Ken has healed from surgery and is doing well! Will have a surgical port inserted Feb 26th and starts 6 months of chemo on March 1. We are blessed by your prayers and support! Love and thanks to all! Ken and Linda
Address: 75 Old Edwards Road, Arnoldsville, GA 30619
Update on Pete LeBlond: Pete and I just want to thank each of you for keeping us in your prayers. Pete is doing much better now that he is home. We still have lots of follow up doctor appointments next week.
Continue to keep us in your prayers. Love, Pete and Donna
Address: 151 Chandler Silver Road, Comer, GA 30629
Update on Elsie Mize: Thank you for your prayers. I do have damage to the optic nerve in my right eye. My vision is blurry and I don’t see color in that eye. With glasses I see well I appreciate your prayers. God is good. Love, Elsie
Address: 386 Orchard Circle, Commerce, GA 30529
Mollie Mostert will have her spine stimulator implant procedure to control pain at Emory Hospital in Atlanta on Thursday March 4. Please pray that it is a successful procedure and relieves her pain. Address: 245 Holmes Avenue, Athens, GA 30606
Update on Gwen’s sister and Victor rom Gwen Payton: God bless our church family and all the prayer warriors! My sister, Regina, is better now preparing for radiation but prayers are needed at every turn! Victor has done much better physically than expected with the current treatment but needs prayers to stay strong while unable to work! Thanks, Gwen
Payton’s address: 189 Imperial Way, Bogart, GA 30622
Update on Lark Schroeder: The Schroeder family deeply appreciates all the love and support you all have shown to them during this challenging time. Your generosity has been overwhelming! Thank you all for being so kind and thoughtful. We really do feel loved by you all and appreciate your prayers and encouragement.
The surgeon was able to remove all of the cancer, and it didn’t spread to the lymph nodes. It was even smaller than thought, so that is wonderful news! Now it is just time for recovery.
Thank you all so much!! Love, Lark & Scott
Address: 1122 Brandenberry Lane, Auburn, GA 30011
Update on Teresa Simon: I wanted to say thank you to everyone for all the cards of encouragement and messages.
My hand is healing and I’m still going to hand therapy twice a week. I’m doing therapy every day on my own and it is making progress. I also just had my follow up appointment with the surgeon and they x-rayed it and said that everything looks just as it should be-thankful for all the prayers! Love, Teresa
Address: 4142 Fern Hill Road, Bogart, GA 30622
Grieving Loved Ones:
Jody Lowe lost her sister Carla last week. Address: 204 Hunnicutt Drive, Athens, GA 30605
Ken Lauderdale lost his sister in early January. Address: 75 Old Edwards Road, Arnoldsville, GA 30619
Erwin and Debbie Clark lost their newborn granddaughter Caroline Grace in December. Address: 1380 Maxeys Road, Union Point, GA 30669