Corrine Utterback of Louisiana, will celebrate her 105th birthday on Friday, March 10.
Her family plans to honor the occasion with a Birthday Card shower. Cards may be mailed to her attention at Lynn’s Heritage House, 800 Kelly Lane, Louisiana, MO 63353.
Corrine was born on March 10, 1912 in Paris, Mo. the only child of Bert and Bid Ash.
In 1912 Howard Taft was the 27th President of the United States, New Mexico and Arizona had just become the 47th and 48th states respectively; a gallon of gas ran about 7 cents, and the Titanic would sink a month later.
1912 was also the birth year of Lady Bird Johnson, Julia Child, Gene Kelly and Perry Como.
Corrine was a graduate of Paris High School Class of 1930. She married Dolph Utterback (d. 1/19/1980) on November 17, 1940.
She moved to Louisiana in 1944, where Dolph was employed by Hercules, Inc.
She resided in her home on Marion Drive from 1969-2016.
She is member of the Centenary United Methodist Church and PEO.
She enjoys playing bridge, dinning out with friends, and spending time with family.
There will be a birthday reception at Lynn’s Heritage House on Friday, March 10, from 2-4 p.m.