Sadie Usher Shearouse celebrated her 100th birthday on Dec. 19, 2012. Many friends and family attended the party given in her honor on Dec. 21. The special occasion was hosted by Patsy and Gill Zeigler; April, Mike, Mason and Colt Pilcher; Wendell and Oscelia Shearouse; Sherry, Dwayne, Jonathan and Mary Lauren Duff; Randy, Rhonda, Kieffer and Annah Shearouse; and Libby Shearouse.
Mrs. Clifford Jackson became 100 years old Nov. 18 and was honored with a celebration Nov. 19 at the home of a sister, Bessie Studier. Dozens of friends and family attended to offer their best wishes and enjoy lunch and birthday cake with her.
You are invited to the 90th birthday celebration for Viola Butler Harvey on Dec. 5 from 12:15-2 p.m. at Meldrim Baptist Church social hall given by her children Tom (Rose) Harvey and Gary Harvey and her grandchildren, Tina Harvey, Allen (Jackie) Harvey, Elizabeth (Matt) Mayo, Karen (Jamie) Smith and Mike (Melissa) Harvey.
Viola would be pleased for you to come and share your memories and make new memories on this special day. No presents, please.
Former Springfield resident Belle Williams marked her 91st birthday Saturday with a celebratory dinner at the King and Prince Beach Resort on St. Simons Island. Joining Mrs. Williams for the occasion were her son and daughter-in-law, Robert and Cheryl Williams of Blackshear; her daughter, Donna Wall, of Statham, and her granddaughter, Mandy Williams of Waycross. Mrs. Williams is a resident of Baptist Village in Waycross. She would love to hear from old friends back in Effingham County. Her mailing address is: Belle Williams, Room 607, Baptist Village, 2650 Carswell Ave., Waycross, GA 31501.