When an aged girl arrived at an East Texas nursing facility, she informed everybody to name her “Aunt Sue” and staffers took her to coronary heart.
When she turned 101 Friday, a speech pathologist named Lynda Gale tweeted out a birth announcement and requested others to rejoice in Sue’s huge day.
When Sue got here to our facility, she informed everybody to name her “Aunt Sue” as a result of “everybody does,” Gayle wrote.
“She’s recovering from Covid (although not out of the woods yet) and today is her birthday. She’s 101 and beat me at dominoes. Any chance I could get some birthday wishes for her?”
Gayle stated she by no means anticipated the flood of affection — together with from celebrities like Nancy Sinatra and Patricia Arquette — for Aunt Sue within the type of tweeted birthday wishes.
“When I asked Aunt Sue & her family if I could post her photo so others could wish her Happy Birthday, I was hoping for maybe 100 of my usual followers,” Gayle wrote. “I can’t thank all of you enough as this is going to make her feel so very special! I’ll be sharing with her later today.”
Many gave Aunt Sue thumbs up for each her stamina and attractiveness. “Happy 101 birthday beautiful lady!” tweeted somebody named Rala. “My prayers are with you. Do you sound like a survivor? Good going on beating Lynda at dominoes!”
’ll positively present her your compliments! She’s going to take pleasure in all of the wishes and thanks for making this birthday particular for her! *she’s been so bored with the ability Covid restrictions, ” Gayle wrote.