30 April 2009

Hi All!! The doctor did decide to give Mama a dose of chemo today after all. They want to slow down the progression of her cancer. She also had her 2nd radiation treatment to shrink the tumors on her spine. ... Read More...

29 April 2009

Hi All!! Mama had her first radiation treatment today. This was the first of ten treatments total. She did very well, but she was very tired so I left & Scottie stayed with her in hopes that she would get some rest..... Read More...

28 April 2009... more

We just heard from the oncologist.  The cancer isn't the kind that is susceptible to chemo so they will transferring her to Singing River hospital shortly so that they can begin radiation on her first thing in the morning... Read More...

28 April 2009

Good Morning!!

I wanted to let you know that we found out that Mama has cancer....  Read More...

Josephine Rountree

Josephine Pierson O’Brien Rountree was diagnosed just before 28 April 2009 as having cancer. The news here is as reported by her daughter Tana, Wylie Pierson Johnson (Uncle Wylie), and others as received. Josephine "Josie" Pierson O'Brien Rountree is the daughter of Joseph Nathaniel and Dorothy Dixson Johnson O'Brien (Uncle "Joe" and Aunt "Dot").

Love and get well wishes can be sent to her home and the family will see that she gets the mail:
Josephine Rountree
2810 Belmont Dr.
Ocean Springs, MS 39564

You can send email to her daughter Tana Rountree at:
tlr1462(at)yahoo(dot)com

6 April 2009

Last Wednesday morning, I received a call from the nurse at the Immunologist's office at Children's Hospital. She said that Emily tested positive for Cyclic Neutropenia.... Read More...

Emily Barrett

On April 1, 2009, Emily Barrett was diagnosed with Cyclic Neutropenia is a form of chronic neutropenia wich tends to occur every three weeks. (According to her mother, “Emily's pattern is every 21-28 days.&rdquoWinking Emily is the daughter of Stephen Dale and Courtney Marie Cummings Barrett, daughter of Cheryl Diane Williams Cummings, granddaughter of Billy Gene and Neva Caroline Albritton Williams, and great granddaughter of Walter Matthew and Caroline Johnson Albritton (Uncle Walter and Aunt Caroline).

Cheryl Cummings’ (Emily’s grandmother’s) email address is cbarrett82(at)elmore(dot)rr(dot)com