Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

November 10, 2013

Wear family receives mortgage free home

From Staff Reports

Corsicana — A young Army soldier from Rice who was seriously wounded in Afghanistan in 2012 was given a wonderful early Veteran's Day gift Saturday. reports that Kevin Wear was presented with the mortgage-free home by Wells Fargo, the San Antonio Chevrolet Dealers, and the Military Warriors Support Foundation.

Wear's unit fell victim to a roadside IED in Summer 2012, killing several members of Wear's unit and injuring the young Army soldier. Wear was also assisted with several local fundraising efforts in Navarro County following his injury.

The presentation was made at the UTSA football game Saturday in San Antonio.

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