A former pageant queen is miraculously getting a second likelihood at life.

Barbara Guthrie Lay, topped Miss Virginia in 1958, was pronounced useless by hospital employees on Dec. 22 after battling the coronavirus however minutes later was discovered to have a pulse once more, in response to native information channel WSET

The 82-year-old resident of Roswell, Ga., who had been admitted to the hospital two days prior with hassle respiratory, has since been moved from the ICU to a daily hospital room amid her continued restoration.

“As a doctor, I’ll say with out hesitation there is just one phrase for what has occurred over the previous week—a miracle,” her son Thom Kelley instructed the Martinsville Bulletin

Tony Lay, her husband of six years, had already begun calling family and friends to allow them to know she had handed away when he acquired the unbelievable information.

“I used to be overjoyed and tearful once more,” Tony mentioned. “I went from being depressing and brokenhearted to overjoyed.”