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Sunday September 21, 2014

from SCNow.com

Mattea to share her cancer story for McLeod annual cancer benefit
by Matt Tate

Some have happy endings. Some, sadly, do not.

Kathy Mattea’s tale falls in the latter category. She lost her father 11 years ago to the dreaded disease.
But just because the ending is sad doesn’t mean something good can’t come from the epilogue.

His fight, and the integrity he showed during it, inspired the award-winning country music artist to craft a series of songs she is calling “Walking with my Dad.” She will share those songs and her stories during McLeod’s annual “An Evening of Hope” event Thursday to benefit the McLeod Center for Cancer Treatment and Research.

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