After years of walking or relying on co-workers for rides to and from work, 52-year-old Anita Singleton will not have to worry about how she will get to her cashier job at a Louisiana Walmart. Singleton was gifted with a 2014 Chevrolet Captiva SUV after her story went viral.
The cashier’s story went viral after Slidell Police Officer Bradley Peck saw her walking near Highway 11 at 5:30 a.m. on her way to the Walmart superstore on Northshore Boulevard, six miles away. Peck offered Singleton a ride to work and the two spoke about religion and their blessings, WWL-TV reported.
Singleton told Peck that her job, which she has had for three years, was a blessing, despite having to walk so far to get there. “I thank God every day when I put my key in the door,” Singleton told the officer, according to his account on Slidell…
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