Arlene Murray, of Desloge, celebrated her 90th birthday at Mineral Area College's North College Center on Dec. 8 with 100 guests in attendance, including family and friends.

Elouise Marie (Kennedy) White was born June 16, 1917 in Flat River to Oscar and Marie Kennedy. She just celebrated her 100th birthday surrounded by her family.

Minnie Cowley was born February 10, 1916, to Lewis H. Powell and Nettie Meyer. She and her four sisters grew up on a farm east of Farmington. On June 13, 1935, Minnie married Walter Cowley. In 1936 Minnie joined the North Carleton Methodist Church in Farmington. Minnie and Walter’s family gr…

Hubert L. Morris, PFC Btry A 795 AAA AWBN 2nd Platoon WWII, will celebrate his 90th birthday. The "40" Automatic Gun M-1 was his command and while on "40" he pitched his pup tent by the m-51 because of "sneaking shadows." He was known as Hubert "the kid" Morris because he was youngest in his…

Mr. James Adams of Desloge will celebrate his 90th birthday on March 16. James was surprised with a celebration of his life at his home church, Park Hills Church of the Nazarene, where he has been an active member for more than 50 years. He enjoyed the day with family and friends. James was …

Mrs. Marian Wright of Potosi celebrated her 90th birthday on July 4, 2010 at her home with a bar-b-que dinner, cake and ice cream.  Those present to help her celebrate were her three children and their spouses, Catherine and David Cunningham of Maryland Heights, Margie and Jerry Bradley of B…

On Jan. 24, 2009 Lelia Rowe celebrated her 96th birthday with family and friends at the Esther United Methodist Church. She was surrounded by the much loved grandchildren; Anna Yount, Cindy Minnis, Darrell Rowe, Cathy Marler, Randy Rowe, Denise Wright, and Amy Williams.

Pauline Kohler, Bonne Terre, celebrates her 101st birthday on Jan. 26. Her friends in the Bonne Terre Garden Club say on warm days, you’ll see her outside walking at St. Joe Manor in Bonne Terre. On colder days, she stays inside at her computer.  - Submitted photo

Jessie L. Pratte marks her 100th birthday Dec. 8 in Bonne Terre, with five generations of her family. Daughter Sally Giesler is joined by her son Stephen Mark Mabery, left, and his son, Stephen Mark Mabery, Jr. who holds his daughter, Allison Paige Mabery. Her family says Mrs. Pratt’s best g…

Howard DeGonia, formerly of Cadet, celebrated his 100th birthday Oct. 25 with friends at St. Joe Manor. Then, he celebrated with lots of family and friends at the Knights of Columbus, Bonne Terre, on the evening of his birthday.  - Submitted photo

Pauline Kohler is surrounded by her sons as she celebrates her 100th birthday Saturday at St. Joe Manor. “Don’t let the big numbers scare you,” says Mrs. Kohler. “Even at 100, you do it one day at a time.” Clockwise from left are her sons Mike, Pete and Steve. Her daughter Julie was unable t…

Having 100 candles on a birthday cake is not an everyday experience. But on December 8, 2007, Mary Alice (Trautman) had just that as she celebrated her 100th birthday with family and friends at Camelot Nursing & Rehab Center where she now resides.

Alma DeClue of St. Louis and Gladys Medley of Bismarck recently celebrated their birthdays together. Alma turned 94 on Nov. 27 and Gladys turned 96 on Dec. 5. The event was held at Avalon Gardens in St. Louis where Alma resides.