Following surgery for brain cancer – 8-year-old Gabriel Marshall was left with a scar on the right side of his head. Wanting his son to not feel different, Gabriel’s father – Josh Marshall decided to get a matching tattoo on his head as well.
Marshall has gained attention on social media after he entered into the ‘Best Bald Dads of 2016’ competition – which consists of men who shave their head to help raise awareness & funding for childhood cancer & research.
Marshall won the competition hands down with over 5,000 votes.
Gabriel was diagnosed with anaplastic astrocytoma – a rare malignant brain tumor in 2015. While the surgery didn’t completely remove the tumor inside of Gabriel’s head, his father says he is in now stable condition.