Jason and Jessica Crowder learned she was terminally ill shortly after the birth of youngest son Jace, center, in 2010. Jessica continued work as a neurologist at Keesler Air Force Base, while making memories with her husband and children, including twins Jett, left, and Jackson.
Jason and Jessica Crowder learned she was terminally ill shortly after the birth of youngest son Jace, center, in 2010. Jessica continued work as a neurologist at Keesler Air Force Base, while making memories with her husband and children, including twins Jett, left, and Jackson. Courtesy Jason Crowder
Jason and Jessica Crowder learned she was terminally ill shortly after the birth of youngest son Jace, center, in 2010. Jessica continued work as a neurologist at Keesler Air Force Base, while making memories with her husband and children, including twins Jett, left, and Jackson. Courtesy Jason Crowder

She knew death was near, but this mother was determined to live

December 30, 2016 5:00 AM