She was born September 6, 1954, in Austin, Texas, the middle child of a law professor and a portrait and abstract artist in an era when today’s dazzling, high-powered, life-changing electronic technology was only a figment of someone’s imagination.
Ryan Mahony, 39, has been trucking for 14 years, both in England and the U.S. He lives in Fort Smith, Ark., with his wife, two young daughters … and eight dogs, two goats, two ponies and 12 horses.
If LaRaine Ullom had been alive during the 1800s, her lifestyle would be pretty similar to now — except she’d be riding across the country in a wagon instead of a 2005 fully automatic Volvo.
The Goulds, along with 21 other families, got a call from “Santa” this past Christmas through the Trucker Charity Inc. Christmas group, that awarded families in need $600 each that month.
Truck driver Jesse See of Titusville, Fla., got into trucking because he loves to drive. He got into playing Santa Claus each year because he loves to give.