October 17 2012
Kierra was born and diagnosed of mental retardation on August 12 , 1997.
First daughter of loving and accepting parents Marcus & Lehanne. They knew that
with Kierra’s diagnosis that they would need to accept a lifestyle that would require
constant supervision over their daughter. Kierra was never placed into a public
school nor did she have any friends – she has only ever seen a child on a tv screen,
but never in person. She was homeschooled with a specific tutor and supervised
while her parents were at work. She was a relatively happy child then with such an
imagination that could make the designs on the kitchen floor tiles turn into the
world’s most fascinating maze. At age seven, Kierra’s parent perished in the fall of
the 9/11 tragedies and was taken custody over by her aunt Jude.
Jude, a newly wedded wife to her husband Craig, felt she had to do take
custody, however never wanted a child nor did Craig. Within five-months of looking