Woodard’s family celebrates his birthday
The grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren celebrated James Woodard’s 104th birthday on Thanksgiving Day at his home in the Mt. Olivet community.
He was born December 1, 1907. He was a farmer before retiring.
He is a member of New Providence M.B. Church.
When asked how it felt to be 104 years old he said, “Look to the Man above and trust Him and everything will be all right.”
Mrs. Fullerton turns 100
Allie Irene Fullerton of Sardis celebrated her 100th birthday on December 8. She has been a resident of the Sardis Nursing Home for two years.
Her children are Randy Fullerton of Sardis, Nancy Stafford of Lake Cormorant and Jerry Fullerton of Senatobia.
Mrs. Fullerson had received 140 birthday cards at last count.
She remembers turning 30 the day after the Pearl Harbor attacks.