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Reed Harlan
Mary Alice Cicero
Rutledge, GA
92 Years Young






Tell us about your family and your accomplishments.

  • My mother and father are from Europe. They settled in Brookland. My father was a lamplighter.
  • My husband and I had two boys and adopted two girls.
  • I moved to Georgia in 1995 when my husband died. I live with my son.
  • Had four train sets that the neighbors loved.
  • Used to be a dressmaker and even made wedding dresses.
  • Love to cook.

Do you visit a senior center?

Yes.  Morgan County.

How long have you been attending the center?
Eight years.

What made you start going to the center?

My daughter-in-law brought me.

What kinds of activities do you enjoy at the center?

Whatever Diane has us so, I'll do. I used to make aprons, potholders, and doilies.

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

I always enjoyed the activities; exercise and everything.

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

I was at the senior center in Brooklyn.

What advice would you give to young people today on how to live a good long life?

Always join into the sports! Don't sit in front of the television. It doesn't matter what sport. And always keep your mother and father when they need help. Have respect for anyone you see.



































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