Help David Beat Brain Cancer!

On February 13th doctors first detected a cancerous mass in my dad David’s brain, a Glioblastoma tumor. Glioblastoma is the most common and most aggressive type of brain cancer. Dad has already undergone 3 CT scans, an MRI, and brain biopsy. He has gone in one day from working, driving, and complete independence to using a walker for balance and having difficulty remembering much of what is happening around him. He is doing both physical and speech therapy. We love our Dad dearly and want as much time with him as we can. He is about to undergo 6 weeks of chemo and radiation. Please consider helping us pay for treatment and care for our Dad. If we have the chance we want to take him to the beach this summer too. It’s his favorite place to be. We are thankful first and foremost for your prayers and secondly for any financial support.

David is dad to Nathan, Abby, and Melissa, dad-in-law and friend to Noelle and Tim, Papa (grandfather) to Anabelle, and a generous friend to all around him.

God is great and a loving Father to us all, including my Dad. Thank you all. ~Melissa


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Melissa Smith 
Raleigh, NC
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