Luke Bryan has been very open about the tragic stories that have struck his family, in particular the deaths of his brother and sister.
When Luke was moving to Nashville in 1996, his older brother was killed in a car accident, causing Luke to stay with his family and put off his plans Eventually, Luke made the move Nashville and his story has been filled with many successes as a country music superstar. So when Luke was asked what is the best present he ever received, it wasn’t one anyone could ever have guessed. The gift, from his wife, contained tremendous sentimental value that may bring a tear to your eye.
“The best Christmas present I have ever gotten and will ever get was when my wife Caroline went and found my brother’s old pickup truck from 1996,” Luke said.” It was down in Louisiana and it was still on the road and her an my dad went down and picked it up, brought it to Nashville and Christmas Eve night pulled into the driveway with it.
Let’s just say that yes, the tears were flowing and it will never be topped,” Luke added. “I don’t know how you will ever top it. What an amazing moment for me and my family and it was pretty special. And that truck, when we do our turkey hunting—it’s the turkey hunting truck. So all my turkey hunting gear stays in there and when the boys see me pull up in my brother’s truck they know we’re fixing to go turkey hunting.”
Now that’s a gift straight from the heart.