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Lee Kennedy
Lee Kennedy
Dawson, GA
86 Years Young

 

 

 

 

 


Tell us about your family and your accomplishments.

Iwas married for 38 years. I have 2 children and 3 grandchildren. I worked many years and retired from Bank of Terrell in Dawson. My husband and I enjoyed dancing and were members of two square dance clubs. I was also a member of our local "Lady Liners, " a dance unit. I enjoyed every minute with these!

Do you visit a senior center?
Yes, Dawson Senior Center

How long have you been attending the center?

Approximately 13 or more years.

Companionship and being with people.

What kinds of activities do you enjoy at the center?

The walking program, walking a mile 5 days a week, exercising, doing crafts, etc.

How has the center helped you Age Well and Live Well?

At 86, I'm still very active. I can do what I want to do. I live alone and keep my house.

Do you volunteer at your senior center or at other community organizations?

Yes - I help lead exercises at the senior center.
What advice would you give to young people today on how to live a good long life?

Be active, exercise and walk everyday.


Ms. Kennedy used to do beautiful quilting. Her hands prevent her from quilting now, but she still does beautiful craft work.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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