The Transylvania Times -

By Jeremiah Reed
Staff Writer 

Century Of Life Honored - Brevard NC


Last updated 5/11/2015 at 8:49am

Sheila Galloway and Robert Anderson were on hand last Thursday at Silvermont in honor of Transylvania County centenarians. One of those being recognized was 104-year-old Irving Hyman , who was in attendance with his companion, Kay Kayden . The event also included a celebratory cake. (Times photos by Jeremiah Reed)

It was a special afternoon last Thursday as members of the Transylvania County Council on Aging gathered at Silvermont to honor Transylvanians 100 years of age and older.

Robert Anderson, director for Transylvania Regional Hospital's adult day health program, welcomed those in attendance. Anderson said the day was fitting as May has been dedicated as Older Americans Month. He also acknowledged those members of the Council on Aging in attendance and thanked them for the work they do.

"In Transylvania County, our Council on Aging is made up of volunteers, where other counties have paid emp...

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