Peters - 100th
MATTOON -- Lena E. Peters of Mattoon will celebrate her 100th birthday on Tuesday. A card shower will be held in her honor.
She was born on July 17, 1918 in Madrid, Ky., the daughter of Eula Graham Smith and George Henry Smith. She married Dwight Henry Golladay. She later married Harold Russell Peters.
Her children are Dwight Henry Golladay II, David Golladay, Wendell Golladay, Danny Golladay, Judy Jennings, Dwayne Golladay, Maurice Golladay, Brenda Rolin, Barbara McHonaha, Lonnie Peters, Janet Golladay, and Rhonda Hite. She also has numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Peters was employed at Diamond Packing, was a CNA at Palm Terrace and Douglas. She also did home care and worked at Villa Nova. She loves flowers, enjoys gardening, road trips and dining out.
Cards may be sent to her at 917 Prairie Ave., Mattoon, IL 61938.