Mrs. Thorna Holmes with Dr. Fred Lodge, Senior Pastor of First Baptist Church of Blairsville
Mrs. Thorna Holmes with Dr. Fred Lodge, Senior Pastor of First Baptist Church of Blairsville in Union County

October 29, 2008 - Thorna Holmes of Blairsville, Georgia turns 100

Mrs. Thorna Holmes turned 100 on October 28, 2008 in Blairsville, Georgia. She was born on October 28, 1908 in Butler, New Jersey. She currently lives in Union County and attends the First Baptist Church of Blairsville.

Thorna drives her Cadillac to and from church several times a week and just recently renewed her Georgia Driver's License. She has good vision, good hearing, and still has her on teeth!

Thorna says, "The good Lord has blessed me. That's how I've lived to be 100." She was recently honored with a birthday party at the First Baptist Church of Blairsville with a delicious dinner and beautiful cake. Friends and family wish her a very happy birthday!