Wednesday, April 14, 2010

An Inspiring Woman

The world has lost a wonderful woman today. One of my best blogging friends, Valerie has the sweetest Granny in the whole world. Granny turned 96 years old in October. Just last week Granny made 2 quilts. Last summer Granny was still gardening and canning. Granny has been a role model and an inspiration to many of us bloggers without even realizing it. I've never met Val or Granny, but I haven't quit crying since I read about Granny's death. It's amazing how someone we don't even know can have such an impact on our lives. I know that she is happy in heaven, but please remember Val and her family in your prayers. Thank you Val for sharing Granny with us ....she will always hold a special spot in my heart and I will alway treasure her.



5 comments:

Lexie's thoughts said...

Rest In Peace Granny. You will be missed by many.

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Kelly said...

Such sad news, I'm thinking of you and your friend xxx

Kissed by an Angel said...

How sad for you all!! You will be in my thoughts!!
Blessings
xxxx

Valerie said...

Thank you Sherry. This is such a sweet post about Granny. This is my first night looking at blogs since Granny has been gone. I feel so empty. I usually go on Mondays so tomorrow will be hard. Please continue to pray for me. I just think I thought it would never end. I had so much fun with her. Thank you for this.

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