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Overton turns 102

Posted on Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at 9:28 am

Family and friends helped celebrate Virgie Overton’s 102nd birthday Tuesday, August 29.
There were 17 total people in attendance including her sisters Inez McPike and Lillian Johnson along with her brothers Dolly Leo Salmon and Jesse Salmon.
Her brother Matthew Salmon and his wife Catherine Salmon were not able to attend. Others in attendance were her niece and Lillian’s daughter LaWaun Wiseman with her husband Emmett Wiseman; her niece Connie Salmon; nephews Artie Wiser and great-great-great nephew Walter Salmon Jr.; cousins Kim Davis, Opal Elder, Opal Greene, and Ronnie Wheeler; her friends the Reverend Fay Vaughn, Barbara Clark, and photographer Ben Marshall.