Dad’s dying wish to see daughter get married comes true

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INDEPENDENCE, MO – Johnny Wells has been battling COPD for the past 5 years. He most likely won’t live to see his 10-year-old daughter get married.

So his dying wish was to give her away a little early. They had a pretend wedding ceremony in his Missouri hospital room, and he gave her a diamond heart ring for her to wear until her actual big day.