Midlands Woman Turning 100 Years Old

Dorothy Summers from Gilbert celebrated her 100th birthday a little early.

Lexington County, SC (WLTX) - A Midlands woman is celebrating a very special birthday!

Mrs. Dorothy Summers will turn 100 on Tuesday, but her family celebrated her big day Sunday. 

Mrs. Summers graduated from Allen University back in 1945. She was teacher, and she tended to her family's crops in the evenings after school. She was married to her husband for 63 years and has two daughters and one grandson. 

"I never thought I'd live to be here to get this old. but I thank the Lord for it, I thank the Lord for it."

Mr.s Summers served on the Federal Farm Administration under two Democratic presidents. 

Happy birthday again to Mrs. Summers! 
 


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