U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Obama comforts a crying woman in Charlotte

 
U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Obama comforts a crying woman in Charlotte
U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Senator Barack Obama (D-IL) comforts Alverna Gracy, 76, as he talks to a potential voter on the phone during his visit to a campaign field office in Charlotte, North Carolina, November 3, 2008. The visit came shortly after the Obama campaign released a statement saying that Obama's grandmother, Madelyn Dunham, had died after a battle with cancer. REUTERS/Jason Reed (UNITED STATES) US PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION CAMPAIGN 2008 (USA)