Sweethearts with Down Syndrome Get Married 30 Years after Meeting
By Romance Meets Life on May 21, 2014
Austin Wayne Underwood and his fiance Jessica Smith first met when they were three years old, after their mothers connected through a support group for children with disabilities. When he proposed, thirty years later, it marked a celebratory milestone for the Texas couple, who both have Down syndrome.Austin and Jessica's friendship through their growing up years has since developed into something stronger and the couple, now in their mid-30s, are busily planning a western themed wedding. Some background from Forth Worth Texas Magazine Austin Wayne Underwood was born in 1978 with Down syndrome. . . .