I'd never met her.
And didn't realize her name was Elizabeth.
But I am friends with her daughter.
And I know most of her grandkids.
And she too, is in heaven with Jesus right now.
Carolyn says goodbye to her mom, here.
"We've been saying goodbye for almost a year already. Those good-byes became a little more intense these last 2 weeks and yesterday, we said our final goodbyes to our mom."
And that boy who used to sit in the backseat of my Intrepid and Durango everyday after school for years, (Jon) says good-bye to his mom, (Brenda) here.
"For all the days I had to get ready, nothing really prepares you for that moment."
Three things I'm thankful for:
2. Loving, God-fearing, life-giving moms.