Newell celebrates 100th birthday

Dorothy Newell recently celebrated her 100th birthday on Sept. 7, 2015, and on Sept. 6, 2015, Beech Hill Church treated her to ice cream, cake, drinks, gifts and cards from the group.

Newell said she was “blessed” with five generations being present. Newell was employed at the Beech Hill School for 29 years as a cook. She resides in Southside.

For those who would like to wish Newell a happy belated birthday, send cards to her at 1498 Cornstalk Rd., Southside, WV, 25187.