But his mother didn’t have a car to get AJ to his hemodialysis appointments three times a week, she posted on Facebook.
That trouble ended Tuesday, when actor Tyler Perry gave Burgess a new car.
>> See her Facebook post here
OMGG..IM SOO OVERJOYED😅..I WAS IN TEARS..THANK YOU TYLER PERRY(MADEA) FOR BLESSING/BUYING MY KIDS&&I A NEW CAR🙌🏾..WE ARE FOREVER GRATEFUL🙌🏾..I LOVE YOU I LOVE I LOVE YOU😘😘 #BLESSED‼️#KIDNEY4AJPosted by Mellia Burgess on Tuesday, November 21, 2017
The family later learned a deceased donor kidney will be given to AJ on Wednesday, attorney Mawuli Davis said.
“Father and mother are there excited and are being supported by Mr. Dickerson’s mentor, David Manuel, and Pastor Derrick Rice from Sankofa Church.