Amanda Holdiness was raised by one incredibly tough and loving single mom. And though Amanda loves her momma she always felt a piece of her was missing since she had never met her father. Now a mother herself, 32-year-old Amanda desperately wanted to find her father not just for her but for her son.
Sadly she didn't have much information to go off of from her mom's description. But that didn't stop expert Pam Slaton from taking this case head-on.
With Pam's help Amanda did everything she could to find her dad. Sadly, every time they thought they found him the DNA match would come up negative. And yet, Amanda refused to give up hope. Check out the start Amanda's journey.
After time and time again of failed matches Amanda was desperate for a new lead. That's when she found out that the company who ran her DNA tests may have a new option. They could use her DNA and her mom's DNA to look for the missing link, her father. Though the test was a long shot Amanda gave it a try, and miraculously it worked!
The test lead the experts to Amanda's second cousins and more importantly gave expert Pam a last name. It was then they contacted Larry Herdt whose photo jumped out at Amanda. She had a strong feeling this man was her daddy. And thankfully this time she was right!
After confirming Larry was her dad, Amanda would finally get to meet her dad after 32 long years. And when you see this reunion and the joy this father has after finding his missing little girl you'll be over joyed! What a beautiful ending to long and tough journey!