SAYRE, PA (WETM -TV) – A Local community has come together in the wake of a terrible tragedy.
Sam’s Bar and Grill in Sayre made a $10,225 donation to the Jamison Root Memorial account.
At just 8 years old, Jamison has experienced more loss than any little boy should. He lost his mother just a few years ago.
On June 4th he lost this his father, Quincey Root in a motorcycle accident.
The community has come together to help him through this difficult time.
“You know people always say oh I hate small towns, I want to get out of here, but when something tragic happens, it’s so great that the whole town comes together, and just really comes together as one,” said Sam’s Bar and Grill’s Bar Manager Megan Richards.
It means a lot to people in this community of like 7,000 people of Sayre. It means a lot here,” of Sam’s Bar and Grill.
Organizers said they plan to do a fundraiser for Jamison to honor Quincy every year.