Just as a ram had appeared from nowhere for Abraham to sacrifice instead of his son Isaac in the book of Genesis, the former Americus and Georgia football standout had appeared out of the blue to save Bryson from drowning after Anne’s son had slipped into the deep end of a pool at Troy Hill Apartments during his cousin’s birthday party.
“He appeared out of no place. He was not there at first,” Anne recalled. “I never saw him running up. I only saw him dive in, so I felt that he stepped in right on time, and it was just in the nick of time.