MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. (WMAZ) — Just in time for Christmas, a Georgia waitress received a $1,000 tip.
A group of eight gave Daryl Collett, a waitress at Ole’ Chobys, a $1,000 tip on Friday night.
A Facebook post from the restaurant says someone called in saying the group wanted to help out a server. The person who called specifically requested Collett.
"Literally the best feeling ever," Collett said. "I was shocked and happy and like, I'm so emotional. I started crying."
Collett has a 3-year-old son and works two jobs to support her family. She works at Century Bank during the week and spends the weekends at the restaurant.
"Someone said they saw a similar thing on Facebook and they wanted to do it for someone in need," general manager Kayla Currie said.