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'Hug Lady' Welcomes Soldiers Returning Home

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Affectionately known as the "Hug Lady," USO volunteer Bette Rose Bowers makes it her mission to greet returning soldiers with the warmth they deserve, CNN reports.

According to the In Town Paper, Bowers has been welcoming returning troops at Atlanta's airport for five years.


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