"They say it's the gift of life, right?" he says.
Mike Hunt of Campbellsville has O negative blood, the universal type. As such, he regularly donates.
Hunt and about 40 other people donated blood last Thursday to honor Max Sutton, who died in May after battling a form of blood cancer. He was 68.
And last Thursday's drive couldn't have come at a better time. The American Red Cross issued a call last week, stating that a blood shortage is looming and donors are urgently needed.