Finally home: Veteran and family break ground on mortgage-free house
by Jessicah Peters
January 31, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
A retired Marine, with his wife and seven children, were greeted by an applauding crowd of more than 100 people when they arrived at the vacant lot where their mortgage-free home will soon be built. As the children ran onto the lot, U.S. Marine Corps Staff Sgt. David Payton was escorted by his wife, Heather. Payton was severely injured during his tour in Iraq in 2005 when he was sleeping next to a chemical tank, and a rocket-propelled g...
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