Arthur McAfee offered to compensate Stice for assisting him with his flat tire, but Stice declined the offer. Even on that chilly winter day, Stice remained willing to help McAfee, despite being inadequately dressed for the harsh conditions.
What Stice didn’t realize was that someone had discreetly captured a photo of his act of kindness and shared it online. It was Stice’s girlfriend who informed him that his picture had gone viral on Facebook.
Similarly, McAfee had no idea about the viral photo until a friend from church brought it to his attention.
The rapid spread of this image is a testament to the widespread appreciation for the selfless spirit that Stice displayed when going out of his way to assist a stranger in need