Atlanta Falcons former linebacker Chris Draft said “I do” on November 27, 2011 to his soulmate, LaKeasha Monique Rutledge. On Tuesday, December 27, Mrs. Draft made her transition after a bout with cancer.

Draft made this post on his website, “My wife, Keasha Monique Rutledge Draft passed away today at 12:04 pm. RIP Sweetie.”

The Atlanta-based Impact Church’s Pastor Olu Brown will officiate the ceremony which will be held Saturday, December 31, 2011 at 1 p.m. in South Carolina.

If you ever wanted to see what true love looks like. Check out the video and photos below.

Keasha & Chris Draft Wedding Trailer from KRJ PRODUCTIONS on Vimeo.

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  • courtney

    Wow,absolutely beautiful and bittersweet.. what a lovely man chris is and his bride. rip.

  • Bonita

    I’m crying for that was such a beautiful wedding story. I’m so sorry for your loss, my prayers are with you and your family Chris

  • Ayanna Crawford

    My heart goes out to the family that loss this beautiful angel…. Chris, thankyou for sharing this day with the world ..may you find peace.. God Bless you!!

  • Anonymous

    This has got to be one of the most touching things that I have ever seen—truly a love story if ever the was one!  May his beautiful wife rest in god’s eternal peace.