Making Life Easier For People With Leukemia, Lymphoma & Myeloma

Featured Family

These brave, compassionate and determined families are our on-going inspiration each and every day.
  • The Tipton Family – Halo House’s 200th Guest Family!

    The Tipton Family – Halo House’s 200th Guest Family!

    Julie & Devonn Tipton were your average, all-American family in Grenada, Mississippi, when Julie found out she had Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma in 2015. A wife, and mother of three children, Julie is also a nursing instructor, did part-time work at a hospital in labor and delivery, and she and her husband were youth leaders at their ...

  • The Croman Family

    The Croman Family

    Terry Croman was diagnosed with T Cell Leukemia in September 2014. Originally from the small town of Tahlequah, Oklahoma, Terry and Beth decided to come to MD Anderson for Terry to receive a stem cell transplant. Before coming to Halo House, Terry and Beth stayed at a motel near the hospital as well as ...

  • The Bass Family

    The Bass Family

    Eleven years ago Ronn and Kelli were put in a tough situation when Ronn was diagnosed with prostate cancer. Unfortunately, the young couple was dealt a more devastating blow when a doctor ordered a chest X-ray, which revealed a mass in Ronn’s chest. The diagnosis was Hodgkin's lymphoma. Ronn received treatment for the lymphoma in Nacogdoches, ...

  • Michelin Lipinski

    Michelin Lipinski

    Michelin is a remarkable woman. Not only is she beautiful, kind, and fun, she has given birth to 10 children who were between the ages of 3 and 19 years when she stayed at Halo House. You will often find her surrounded by the kids, sharing stories and laughter, or “holding court” as her husband, ...

  • The Cowperthwait Family

    For Amy and I, our stay at Halo House has been a gift from God. We were facing a lengthy stay in Houston. Maybe up to a year. Renting a furnished apartment was just not in our budget. Amy who was weak from leukemia was facing long commutes to get the only treatment able to ...