Ada Lawing of Lincolnton celebrated her 95th birthday Nov. 14. She had five children, Ruth Little, Brenda Pearce, Butch Lawing, the late Joyce Baker and the late Howard Lawing. She also has nine grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
Luria Wilson Taylor celebrated her 95th birthday Dec. 7. A lifelong resident of Lincolnton, Mrs. Taylor was born Dec. 7, 1916 to the late Charley and Ella Wilson. The family recognized the event with a night out and special family dinner.