Celebrating 101 years

Athaline Edgar, center, celebrated her 101st birthday May 31, but that’s not even the most exciting thing going on in her life. By chance, one caretaker, Lisa Thacker, just retired from Duncan Public Schools as a kindergarten teacher and 50 years ago, Edgar was her kindergarten teacher. This was a recent reunion. Thacker is a twin and her sister, Trisa Shelton was also in Edgar’s class and is also a kindergarten teacher.

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