Mary Force of Payson will be joining family and friends on Oct. 7 to celebrate her birthday. She will be 100 on Oct. 9, 2006.
Mary came to Payson from Winter Haven, Fla. in March 2005.
She was born in Paducah, Ky. and lived in Atlanta, Ga. where she worked in nursing with a prominent heart doctor.
She had two sons and a daughter, who are deceased.
Mary is happy with her residency at the Powell House and enjoys visits with family.