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Family Assistance Update
January 2017

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Donald I. Baker:(2-27-17 nf) We visited with Don's wife, Janet, by phone and she reports that Don is in hospice care with vital signs failing. Janet said that he had been in bed since Nov. 23 and his physicians have said his time is short. Please pray for Don and his family.

Jerry Liles:
(2-26-17rh) We received information from one our Hill Country members that Jerry Liles had a stroke on February 17th and is in Methodist Stone Oak Hospital, 1139 E. Sonterra Blvd., in San Antonio.  He will be transferred to a rehab hospital when he is stabilized where it is anticipated he undergo a long rehabilitation.  His left side of his body is paralyzed. Please keep Jerry and his family in your prayers.

"Chuck" Leonard
:(2-25-17 nf) We visited this evening with Chuck at his home where he is in hospice care. Chuck has congestive heart failure with failing liver and kidneys. He has fluid buildup around the lungs and is on oxygen support. His doctor has given him about 6 months to live. Please keep Chuck in your daily prayers.

Ernest Leal
:(2-18-17 nf) Dee Leal reports that Ernest was moved to Health South at 13031 Wortham Center Dr, FM 1960 at Hwy 90 area yesterday for a period of rehab. A good sign things are getting better. Pray for Ernest.

Chuck Smith:(2-18-17 nf) We visited with Chuck by phone on 2-16-17 and he is in a better frame of mind since getting out of rehab and back home in Ingram where Dot can give him lots of TLC. He is recovering nicely without the pain. Lift up prayers for Chuck.

Harold Hanna:(2-18-17 nf)  We have received reliable reports that Harold is at home after a rigorous course of chemo and most recent tests reveal he is now cancer free. We rejoice with Harold and wife "Duke" and continue to pray for their well being.

Al Blair:(1-18-17  nf) We just talked to Al by phone and he said he was doing well and his doctor is pleased with his steady improvement . Is using a walker and sometimes relies on a cane as an assist. Keep Al in your daily prayers.

Ernest Leal
:(1-29-17 nf) Nick Nichols reports that Earnest is still at North Cypress hospital but breathing machine was removed last night & he is breathing on his own. Dee states that he is somewhat better. Keep Earnest in your prayers.   (1-24-17 nf) Husband of member Dee Leal was admitted to North Cypress hospital, Hwy 290 & Huffmeister, about a week ago with bronchitis and his health has turned downward since that time. He is currently in ICU #18 running a high grade fever which doctors cannot determine the source. Earnest is on life support as a precaution. Dee's cell #832-605-3645 & room phone is 832-912-3500 Ext. 3749. Lift up your daily prayers for Ernest and Dee.

Charles "Chuck" Smith:(1-24-17 nf) Dot called to report that Chuck underwent hip replacement surgery at Nix Hospital in San Antonio early Monday morning and was in recovery by 9AM. Surgeon advised that the surgery was successful and that recovery should be normal. Dot reported Monday evening that he was still somewhat sedated but had eaten a small amount of sherbet. Continue to pray that Chuck recovery goes well.  (1-19-17 nf) Chuck called to report that he would be entering Nix Medical Center hospital, 414 Navarro, 210-271-1800, on Sunday, 1-22-17 to prep for surgery on his right hip Monday morning, 1-23-16. He will be in hospital for 2-3 days and then move to a rehab center for a couple of weeks. Dot will update after surgery. Chuck is diabetic and this will be difficult surgery so lift up your prayers for him.

Al Blair
:(1-1-17) We visited with Al this morning by phone.. He is a patient at Cornerstone Hospital 5314,Dashwood in Bellaire, 713-295-5300. He has been there for 2 weeks and reports that he is recovering and rehabbing from the amputation of his big toe on his left foot. He is mobile and improving. He is also making funeral arrangements for his 91 year old sister who passed away this week. Give Al a call, he needs a lift right now and keep him in your daily prayers. 

Don Weaver:
(12-31-2016 - 1-1-17 nf) We visited with Dorothy today and she reports that Don was in a near death state last weekend at N.W. Memorial hospital, Ella & N. Loop but he moved to Park Manor Woodlands, 1014 Windsor Lake Blvd, 936-273-9424 and his health is improved. They have removed all IV's, cancelled some meds. He still is on some oxygen, has a feeding tube and a port in the neck/shoulder area for meds. He is responsive, talks with a low voice and recognizes family & friends. Go by and visit Don if you are near and keep him in your daily prayers.
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