Texas boy who met his hero, Odell Beckham Jr., 'earned his wings'

Young boy battling cancer who met his hero Odell Beckham Jr. has passed away.

The 9-year-old boy battling cancer who got to met his football hero Odell Beckham Jr. has passed away.

In December of 2016, Jayro Ponce was diagnosed with a malignant Rhabdoid tumor and was only given a few weeks to live.

With the help of a local radio personality, Make-A-Wish and social media, one of Jayro's wishes came true when he got to meet his favorite NFL player Odell Beckham Jr.

According to a post on the Team Jayro Facebook page, "Tonight Jayro received his ultimate healing and earned his wings as he entered the kingdom of heaven."