By Caitlin O'Neal
Published 03/02 2016
"February the fourth, the VA sent out a letter stating that I had died, which came as a great shock to me. After that, it's been a struggle to try to get the VA to recognize I'm not quite dead yet. And that my VA benefits need to be reinstated," explains Willingham.FARMERVILLE, La.-- John Willingham, a Vietnam Veteran has been receiving benefits from Veterans' Affair's, including supplemental pay for his wife. Early last month, Willingham contacted the disabled American Veterans, his legal representative to the VA to inform them that his wife had passed away.
"She was an invalid the last two, two and a half years of her life. That I needed to stop the pay, the supplemental pay," says John Willingham, Veteran. read more here