“Tom was amazing. He was always so generous and loved me so much and always made sure that I knew that. He took such good care of me,” said Criswell,
She believed the fact that he was an organ donor should be enough. But Alexander didn’t have medical paperwork in place dictating what his wishes were post mortem and Criswell can’t legally serve as his power of attorney, because the two weren’t married, an attorney said.
Criswell said she will take up the fight with state lawmakers, so this doesn’t happen to anyone else.