Thursday, November 19, 2015

East Texas organ donor to be honored at Pasadena's Rose Parade

KLTV | Jamey Boyum

Lenay Okeke holds a florograph of her son Lyndon Bell.

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - An East Texas man who was killed in a drunk driving crash is living on through the lives of three people he helped save through organ donation.

In 2012, Lynden Bell, of Longview, died from injuries he sustained after his vehicle was struck by a drunken driver. This New Year's Day, a floragraph made from recycled material in his likeness will be on the Donate Life float in the Rose Parade in California.

We were at the unveiling of that floragraph, along with Bell’s Family and an organ donor recipient at Good Shepherd Medical Plaza.

LeNay Okeke, Lynden Bell’s mother, was at the head table ready to show the floragraph to a room full of family and friends for the first time. Continue reading, Longview, Jacksonville, Texas | ETX News


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