“I can do anything anyone else does, I just do it differently.” This is how 7-year-old Ryelee Burris lives each day of her life. At age 3, Ryelee began having difficulty walking, and at age 5, she was diagnosed with Friedreich’s Ataxia, a rare, life-shortening, degenerative, neuromuscular disease. Ryelee has a spunky sense of humor and a witty personality. She is an inspiration to everyone who comes in contact with her. Ryelee draws a crowd to her in every room she enters! She is a friend to all and loves living life to its fullest!!
Ryelee lives in Forney, Texas, with her parents, Kenneth and Mindy Burris, and little brother, Landry. Ryelee would like to say a special thank you to her family, friends, and everyone who has prayed for her and helped her fulfill her dreams.
as told by Ricky Gott