Jesse Garrett Green
Jesse was born on May 4, 1999 weighing only 5 lbs and in very critical condition due to his birth mother drinking and using drugs during her pregnancy. Jesse was given a miracle and ended up surviving after having open heart surgery at just 9 days old and spending 10 months in the hospital. We met Jesse at 10 months and knew immediately that we were to be his Forever family and started the adoption process. Jesse finally came home permanently to us at 16 months old. He fought many obstacles including too many to count surgeries due to him having Fetal Alcohol Syndrome also with many physical and mental challenges. At 8 years old, on Labor Day of 2007, Jesse was once again in the battle of his life after developing ARDS from the Adenovirus. We were told that he wouldn't survive the afternoon and that we needed to…
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