MAN — Anna Gwen Whited will celebrate her 100th birthday today, Sun., Sept. 13.
Whited was born Sept.13, 1915 in Glen Alum, W.Va., daughter of the late Elmer and Hester Griffith. She married the late Lindsey Crockett Whited Sr. on Dec. 25, 1933. Together they had five children, and were blessed with 18 grandchildren, 44 great-grandchildren and 38 great-great-grandchildren for a total of 100 grandchildren.
Whited is best known for her generous hospitality and delicious cooking.
The House of Delegates of the West Virginia Legislature recognized Whited with a Legislation citation in honor of her 100th birthday.
Whited was honored with a party by family and friends earlier in the week.