Maude Dolen will celebrate her 85th birthday with a family gathering at 1 p.m., Oct. 6, 2013 at Country Kitchen Restaurant.
Vince and Carolyn Hill and staff of Country Kitchen Restaurant will host the celebration.
Maude was born Oct. 9, 1928, the firstborn daughter of Dan and Dellie Light.
Joining her in the celebration meal are her sons and their wives: Roy and Kathy, Tim and Sue, Ron and Faye, and Dan and Susie, along with her grandchildren Traci Dolen Taylor and Jason, Dr. Todd Dolen and Darci, Jennifer Dolen Cavin and Stephen, Gina Dolen Davenport and Eric, and Adam and Philip Dolen; as well as her great-grandchildren, Noah and Judah Dolen, and Carter and Catylin Cavin.
Maude attends Gospel Mission Church where she and her late husband, Pastor O.C. Dolen, faithfully attended for more than 50 years. She is a Prayer Warrior, friend and comforter to many people in our community.
She enjoys reading the Bible, working her flowers, receiving cards in the mail, and visits from her family and friends.