Claim: Grandmother requests prayers for Madison Marie Crowder, an infant girl suffering from pneumonia.
Example: [Collected via e-mail, 2005]
Request for URGENT PRAYER
Good morning family, friends and co-workers,
My name is Kathy Hayes and I am an expeditor in the Purchasing Dept. I am sending out an urgent plea for your prayers for my granddaughter.
Madison Marie Crowder is 6 months old today. She has been seriously ill since she was
Madison has a dangerous form of pneumonia that can lead to meningitis in infants. This form of meningitis is deadly. They have already drained fluid off of her brain and today will do a MRI on her spine. They are putting her on a form of life support, not to keep her breathing, but to assist her in breathing. Her breathing is very labored and her heart rate very high, meaning her heart is pumping very hard because she keeps gasping for breath and turning blue. The support system will assist her heart so it doesn’t have to work so hard and ease her breathing.
We send e-mails every day that says you will have good luck for
I thank you all so much and I pray God blesses each and every one of you and all of your children with excellent health.
With much gratitude….
Madison 3 months ago:
Origins: Since sending out the above-quoted message in
Thank you so much. Due to the overwhelming response to prayers for
Madison we are no longer able to respond to each message. We ask that
you follow Madison’s progress on her website at www.carepage.com.
Enter your user name and your password. The carepage name is mcrowder.
Then hit go and Madisons site comes up.
We thank you for your prayers, concerns and best wishes for Madison’s
With all of our gratitude……
Kathy Hayes, Toni, Jeff, Caleb and Madison Crowder
CarePages is a free web service established to “help family and friends communicate when someone is receiving care.” A
Well, Madisons g-tube finally lost. Her GI surgeon pulled it out to try to let it heal. She now has an
Those who wish to support Madison’s recovery by leaving prayers and other kind thoughts for her may register with CarePage and post them to Madison’s
Last updated: 15 November 2005