April 30, 2019

Positivity: Sheriff’s deputy, woman form deep bond after dramatic rescue of choking baby

Filed under: Positivity — Tom @ 2:30 pm

From Ocala, Florida (videos at link and at original story):

Updated: 10:39 AM EDT Apr 29, 2019

Almost one year has passed since Nechole Crowell, a Florida mom, crossed paths with Marion County Sheriff’s Deputy Jeremie Nix under a very stressful set of circumstances.

On May 9, 2018, a desperate Crowell flagged down Nix, who was in his patrol car, because her infant son, Kingston Crowell, was not breathing.

Crowell saved the baby’s life that day, and ever since, the families have been inseparable.

Crowell and her son met Nix’s wife, Nikki Nix, and the families got together to celebrate Christmas last year and Kingston’s first birthday in January. They also regularly get together for playdates.

As their relationship strengthened over time, Crowell asked Jeremie and Nikki to be Kingston’s godparents.

Reflecting on the past year, Nix believes he was meant to meet the Crowell family.

“I think it was a God thing,” Nix told WESH-TV.

“I think it was the right place, right time and being put in that position for the right reason.” …

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