Home Text Size:
Logos of supporting agencies - DHS, Georgia.gov, UGA
Live Healthy Georgia - Seniors Taking Charge
pictures of happy healthy older adults
Success Stories
Success Stories

Appling County
   Estell Powell

Barrow County
   Diane Sams

Candler County
   Dixie Landress
   Carl "Odie" McNeese
   Iris Merritt
   Loretta Poarch
   Frances Roaks

Catoosa County
   Lorena Weaver

Chattooga County
   Odell Smith

Dade County
   Reed Harlan
   Estelle Patterson

Dooly County
   Dorothy Ayers

Dougherty County
   Willa Adams
   Jesse Collier
   Ida Bell Stafford
   Mary F. Taylor

Forsyth County
   Cecil Bennett
   Kathryn Ledbetter

Gordon County
   Darrell Stone

Grady County
   Edith Barrett
   Leonard Cosper
   Cecile Grenier

Hall County
   Frankie Hunter

Habersham County
   Eleanor Mote

Henry County
   Betty Brown
   Almedia Stanton

Houston County
   Lottie Kolodziej

Jackson County
   Jean Edwards

Morgan County

   Mary Alice Cicero

Newton County
   Annie Roby
   Hugh Smith

Oconee County
   Harvey Pledger

Polk County
   Dick Austin
   Mildred Bramlette
   Mary Grimsley
   Annie Rae Ingram
   Vivian Smith
   Emma Spinks

Tattnall County
   Ora Lee Butler

Terrell County
   Mervin Harpe
   Lee Kennedy
   Kathryn Wilson

Treutlen County
   Jack Lawrence

Twiggs County
   Gladys Phillips

Walton County
   Willie Joe Peppers

Wayne County
   Doris Webb

Wilkinson County
   Rebecca Walker

   You Can! Winners

Submission Form
Photo Release
Ask the Expert - Dr. A. Jean Well
spacer graphic bulletChronic Disease Self-
     Management Program
bulletCampus Kitchens
bulletGrapevine Newsletter
bulletWellness Coordinators
bulletCIS Materials and
     Lesson Plans
bulletMenus and Recipes
bulletSubmit a Story
bulletSubmit an Event
bulletGet Adobe Acrobat
bulletContact Us
bulletSite Map


shadow graphic

Rosamond Anderson
Rosamond Anderson
Rutledge, GA
90 Years Young






Tell us about your family and your accomplishments.

  • Born in Hartford, Alabama in Geneva County.
  • Has four brothers and four sisters.
  • Was a cheerleader at Geneva County High School.
  • Attended college in Montevello, Alabama.
  • Was secretary to Superintendent of Education in Geneva County.
  • Married her husband, Chalmers W. Anderson, in 1938. They were married in the same home where she was born. They had two daughters; one born in 1940 and one born in 1950.
  • Her husband died in 1998. He was Sr. Aircraft Inspector at Warner Robbins, GA and owned Anderson Eq. Company in Macon. GA. Rosamond was the Parts Dept. Manager.
  • They retired in 1969.

Do you visit a senior center?

Yes.  Morgan County.

How long have you been attending the center? What made you start going to the center?
About six years. I heard about it and wanted to become active.

What kinds of activities do you enjoy at the center?

Piano playing and exercising.

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

Meeting other people has helped my social life. We get out and see the beautiful area and go on trips.

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

Help with the music at Sr. Center and sing in the choir at Rutledge Baptist Church.

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

Be active everyday. Stay active.

































Site last updated: April 20, 2011

The content and opinions expressed on this Web page do not necessarily
reflect the views of nor are they endorsed by the University of Georgia
or the University System of Georgia.

Division of Aging Services Georgia.gov University of Georgia