Daisy Atkinson turns 90
by Emanuel County Live | April 3, 2012 2:46 pm
Daisy B. Atkinson celebrated her 90th birthday March 4, 2012 at Friendship Freewill Baptist Church social hall. Following church services, family and friends celebrated over lunch.
Ms. Daisy has lived in Twin City for about 55 years. She is still independent, drives a little, goes to church and to see her daughters.
Guests were served barbecue, chicken fingers, slaw, potato salad, chips, pies, cakes, tea and cokes. The birthday cake was decorated with red roses, with a 90 on top of the confetion.
Helping Ms. Daisy celebrate her special day were her church congregation, her daughter, Daisy Hanes; her daughter and son-in-law, Louise and Gene Baker; three of her grandchildren and their spouses, Johnny and Sharmon Baker, Tim and Shannon Baker and Tracie and Jamie Johnson; five great-grandchildren, Rose and J.T. Baker and Brianna, Ava and Carrie Johnson; her nephew, Wallace and Pam and their grandchild. Unable to attend were three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.