It began when Wanda LeBlanc, an expert photographer, took an at-home DNA check. Whereas scrolling by the listing of closest family who matched her DNA, Wanda noticed a reputation she didn’t acknowledge in any respect: Lynne Wray.
Lynne’s profile acknowledged, “I was adopted and have never met my birth family.”
Confused and intrigued, Wanda determined to succeed in out to Lynne… and rapidly found she was her organic aunt.
Lynne defined she’d been making an attempt to trace down her beginning mom for years. All she knew was that her organic mother was born in North Carolina and was half Indian.
Wanda determined to talk to her mom and grandmother, Elizabeth Pullen, in regards to the discovery. That’s when the reality lastly emerged.
Elizabeth confessed she had positioned a child lady for adoption about 70 years in the past. Again then, adoption protocol sometimes prohibited moms from seeing their infants after beginning.
Wanda helped organize for Elizabeth and Lynne to satisfy for the very first time in Might 2019. She is employed to do “first-look” photoshoots for a lot of brides and grooms in her images enterprise, an thought she knew she may additionally apply to this mother-daughter reunion at Sugar Mill Pond in Youngsville, Louisiana.
Elizabeth, 90, lastly discovered herself standing back-to-back along with her daughter after 70 years… and it’s a reunion you don’t wish to miss.