Simply a miracle
By Kenneth Fine
Published in News on November 26, 2009 7:01 AM
Spencer Rollins, right, and his brother, Parker, play inside their family's home in Pikeville. But a year-and-a-half ago after his fourth heart surgery, doctors doubted Spencer, 4, would ever see -- or function like a normal child -- again.
Spencer and his mother, Katie, work on a book filled with pictures and stickers. Katie said her faith -- and the support of the Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, Goldsboro and Wayne County communities, carried the family through during tough times.
Spencer laughs when Katie tickles him in the spot doctors have opened up four times since his birth. His father, Andy, calls his son's story a miracle.
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