Barbara Killiebrew, 60, of south Georgia is celebrating Easter with her family members who she was unable to see for weeks after she was put on a ventilator and near death due to the virus.
“First and foremost, I thank God for Jesus, for Him saving my life and giving me another chance, because two or three times where I have given up,” Killiebrew told WALB.
“God said no," she continued.
Killiebrew was first hospitalized on March 18 and found out a few days later that she tested positive for COVID-19.
“I realize there are so many people around the nation fighting for their life but God and His good almighty helped me. He kept this young lady here to come home and tell about corona, COVID-19," she said.
Killiebrew maintained that God brought her back to be with her family.
“I felt in my mind and my heart that I was coming back to them. I was fighting, I was fighting for my life,” Killiebrew said.