Barbies handed out in honor of girl who died from rare Leukemia


ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR News) – A family is honoring their daughter who passed away from a rare Leukemia.

Rowan Price’s family did a Barbie drive to give away the dolls in her honor.

They donated some of those dolls to the Ronald McDonald house. Volunteers from the Ronald McDonald House were passing out the dolls at the Stocked Market.

“I think it was nice of the parents to remember her by letting Ronald McDonald house to have them do a drive on Barbies,” said one girl who got a doll.

The handed the dolls out for free at the Stocked Market to any little kid who wanted one. They even had a note on the back that explains Rowan’s story.


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