In his relatively short life, Joe Mabry of Carroll County set an example for those living with MS and those working to find a cure.
By Christopher Brooke, Reporter
Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 6:00 am (Updated: February 21, 6:00 am)
SYLVATUS — Loved ones of Joe Mabry feel certain he would lead the charge to raise money for multiple sclerosis research, if he could.
Mabry, who died of complications from the congenital heart disease Aug. 11, 2012, will be there in spirit as participants in the New River Valley Walk in Radford for the Blue Ridge chapter of the National MS Society will walk in his honor and memory.
Mabry had already signed up to help the team that Regina Dalton of Sylvatus organized, despite coping with his own history of medical challenges.
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