Little Girl's Wish For Motorcycle Parade Comes True

The Make a Wish Foundation and The Albemarle Chapter of Bikers for Christ joined forces with local law enforcement, rescue crews and bikers to make a dream come true for a litte girl.

Hailey Williams of Washington is just three and is very ill. We are told her wish was to have a motorcycle parade.

Organizers say more than 75 bikes and 120 bikers from a dozen local bike clubs as well as 16 fire trucks, EMS and sheriff's office cars took part in the parade this weekend on VOA Road in Washington.

Organizers say Hailey sat in her mother's lap as each group came by, stopped, gave her a rose and prayed or encouraged her.

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  • by Samantha Tripp Location: Washington NC on Apr 19, 2009 at 07:46 PM
    This little girl died tonight.. Its sad. I was reading this because I know the family, and I wanted to look back at the last couple of weeks for her. I can't help but cry..
  • by Uncle Kelly Location: Rocky Mount on Apr 8, 2009 at 12:04 PM
    Thanks to all the firemen and recue who made Hailey's wish come true. She loves Santa Claus. Thanks to the Bikers who brought all the flowers and for all the prayers. This was a wonderful day. Thanks again fire fighters for granting her wish.
  • by Nathan Location: Korea on Apr 8, 2009 at 03:29 AM
    Thanks to every one who participated in the parade. Haliey is part of my family. I am current deployed and would have loved to have been there, but in my eyes i was there. There was a place in each persons heart that brought me there. Thanks once again.
  • by Anonymous on Apr 7, 2009 at 12:51 PM
    Witn thanks for putting some good news up here. It is about time we all here some good news, Thanks alot to all the Bikers, and we love you all. And happy you guys made Little Hailey's dream come true. God Bless u all.
  • by Tammy Location: Pink Hill on Apr 7, 2009 at 12:28 PM
    This is for all of you who think that bikers are bad. I am a biker myself and we get a bad rap but 95% of us bikers are good Christian people. God bless these bikers and God be with Hailey and her family.
  • by Aunt Lisa Location: rocky mount on Apr 7, 2009 at 08:32 AM
    The Albemarle Chapter of Bikers for Christ truly set the example of what God whats us to all be like. Love your neighbor as yourself. They organized this parade less than a week. The parade was heart wrenching. To see grown men and women give this child of God those roses and praying I knew that God does send people in our lives for a purpose. The children had so much fun on the slide and bouncey tent that they got for the party. I laughed at the children until I could not take it. My family had a wonderful time. Thanks to all the people who made this an awesome day for Hailey and her family. Hailey is a gift from God. She has touched many peoples lives with her humor and her honesty. Thanks Joey Adams for the Pete Jones baraque it was the best. Thanks to everyone who came and for your prayers for Hailey and her family. May God bless you. This was an awesome day!! I will never forget it!!
  • by on 17 Sat Location: martin co on Apr 6, 2009 at 09:49 AM
    saw the procession saturday, but didn't know what was going on. What a great story! What a great memory for this family!
  • by Wonderful Location: NC on Apr 6, 2009 at 08:16 AM
    We need more stories like this one. Ms. Hailey I hope you can enjoy being the strong girl you are. My prayers are with you...
  • by Old Ford Location: Old Ford, USA on Apr 6, 2009 at 06:24 AM
    I know this family. My heart goes out to you during this tough time. Remember your neighborhood family is praying for you.
  • by Dwayne Location: Greenville on Apr 6, 2009 at 06:19 AM
    Good story. True Bikers.
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