Mary Mendenhall turns 100, celebrates with family
Mary Fern Mendenhall was born in Agatite, Texas, Jan. 28, 1917. She has lived in Long Beach, California, and Seattle, Washington. She moved to Prescott Valley with her husband, Charlie, in 1994. She has a daughter, Ramona of Prescott Valley, and son, Richard of Cape Coral, Florida, from a previous marriage. Two grandsons, Mike of Garden Grove, California, and Kevin of Prescott; two step-granddaughters, Melanie and Robin of Seattle, and six great-grandkids. Mary has always enjoyed traveling and will be leaving with her son to take up residence in Florida. Pictured from left are: grandson Mike and his wife, Mary Beth; great-granddaughter Amber; great-grandson Chance; son Richard; Mary Fern (middle); daughter Ramona; great-granddaughter Shannon; grandson Kevin; great-grandson Shawn; and Jason, a family friend.