Local leukemia patient meets marrow donor

Local leukemia patient meets marrow donor

MEMPHIS, TX (KFDA/KWTV) - A local man who thought cancer was going to take his life has now met the person who saved it.

Graham Bowen of Memphis met face-to-face with Austin Patterson over the weekend -- A man 46 years his junior who's also being credited with giving Bowen extra life. The two recently came face-to-face in Oklahoma for the first time, a meeting News9's Grant Hermes said left everyone with tears in their eyes:

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