Nutrition Center honors former member through dedication

first_img Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies Are… Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Email the author Sponsored Content Elizabeth Law worked for the shirt factory on South Brundidge Street for 32 years. She enjoyed her work just as she enjoyed life.“Mother just loved being around people,” Newman said. “She found a second home and an extended family here at the nutrition center.”Newman, laughingly, said that her mother was a picky eater and didn’t always eat everything on her plate. However, she was never quite ready to put the dominoes or Rook cards away.“Miss Elizabeth loved to have a good time and she like to laugh,” said Hassie Green, center director. “She loved to tell jokes and she would tell the same jokes over and over but each time she told them, they had a different ending. And it was funny too.” You Might Like T.L. Deveridge Scholarship awarded today The T.L. Deveridge Scholarships and Leadership Awards will be presented to students from six area high schools during a special… read more Newman said the Troy Nutrition Center was her mother’s “life.”“I would come to pick her up and she would go to every table and speak to every person before she left,” Newman said. “The Troy Nutrition Center was her life so rather than flowers at her funeral, we request that donations be made to the nutrition center,” Newman said.Green said that Law had often said it would be nice to have a bench at the former Center location.“We thought that Miss Elizabeth would like for us to have benches here at our new location,” Green said. “She only got to come and enjoy our new facility two days but she made a lasting impression on all of us. We miss her every day.”The benches were dedicated in honor of Elizabeth Law. Latest Stories Law died on March 4, 2013, at the age of 93. She had been a patron of the Troy Nutrition Center for more than 15 years.Lynn Newman said her mother was born in South Carolina and met her husband there.“My dad, Riley Law from Banks, was in the Army when they met,” Newman said. “They married and moved to Pike County and mother was very happy here. It was her home.” Print Article Skip Published 11:00 pm Friday, June 28, 2013 By Jaine Treadwell The clients at the Troy Nutrition Center paused Friday to remember one of their own.Following a short memorial program, the clients joined the family of Elizabeth Law in releasing balloons in her memory. Nutrition Center honors former member through dedication Book Nook to reopen Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthBet You’re Pretty Curious About Jaden’s Net Worth Right About Now, HuhBradofoThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson By The Penny Hoarderlast_img read more