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When You Hear What This 94-year-old Grocery Bagger Got On His Last Day, You’ll Be Pleased.

Kindness begets kindness. This is a heart-warming human interest story. Blessings, Lydia

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Arthur St. John is a 94-year-old bagger at a grocery store, but after 22 years of carefully and cheerfully arranging family meals in brown bags, his job had come to an end. Arthur was one of the many grocery store employees that were either laid off or had their hours cut.

Arthur St. John

But when Arthur showed up to collect his last paycheck, there was another one waiting for him. This check was for $7,166.  It was given to him by the many customers that he blessed at the grocery store with his delightful service.

When customer Bonnie Gervais asked for Arthur one day and learned that he was laid off, she and her teenage son kicked off a fundraiser to help their favorite bagger out. The response was more than they bargained for.

Many of the donors that gave to Arthur were customers that had experienced his kindness at the end…

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