Tri-City Ledger -

By Joe Thomas
Ledger Editor 

Williams comes home thankful

FHS Student shocked back to life back home


April 19, 2018

Joe Thomas

Williams and his mother relax at home

On April 9, 16-year old Daverick Williams was playing basketball in the old gymnasium at Flomaton High School when he collapsed. He had no pulse and he was not breathing.

This past Saturday, Williams was back at home in Flomaton after receiving a pacemaker at a Gainesville, Fla., hospital and if a doctor's appointment goes well this week he may be back in the classroom next week.

Williams mother, Chanina Williams, said without the use of an AED on her son, she would have been planning a funeral instead of welcoming her son home.

"I'm just so thankful to everyone," Mrs. Williams said. "From...

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