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Centennial Stories Feature: Katie Shuford & Nikki Lear

Centennial Stories 2014
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Oral History Project Continues with a Story on Katie Shuford & Nikki Lear, Blood Recipient/Donors

Sisters often go through a lot together but not many spend weeks in an Intensive Care Unit following a tragedy. Metro residents Katie (Wootton) Shuford and her sister, Nikki Lear, got together to talk about how life has changed for their whole family in the years since Katie’s accident, and the critical role that Red Cross-supplied blood played in her recovery.

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