GASTONIA, N.C. – The organs of a North Carolina teenager who died after being thrown off a horse will help six people in need of medical attention.
Kelly Stafford told WBTV earlier this week that she knew her 15-year-old daughter Destiny Stafford would have wanted to help other people.
“God didn’t answer my prayers, but he answered the prayers of six other families,” Kelly said. “I don’t know why he didn’t answer mine. But I know Destiny would want it this way. It’s a blessing in itself. Without a doubt she’d want to donate and let herself live on in others.”
Destiny Stafford suffered a brain injury after riding her late father’s horse at her aunt’s house over the weekend. She was thrown off the horse and kicked in the head. Continue reading
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