People: December 26, 2012

caines | 12/27/2012, 4:30 a.m.

To all of my readers, I hope you had a wonderful Christmas and I hope that you have a successful and healthy New Year. Get well wishes and hopes of good health go out to: Gloria Bannister, Clarance Clear, Sr., Naomi A. Adams, Arcie Ewell, Iris Paramore, Princess Lamb, Maureen Bethel, Grace Heastie-Patterson, Wilhelmina Welch, Jackie F. Livingston and Donzaleigh McKinney. Congratulations to Keira Tamyia Arnold who received her B.A. from Barry University. She is the granddaughter of Charles and Velma Bouie-Arnold and the niece of Gwen Bouie-Thomas. Also congratulations to Darren M. McCray who was awarded a B.A. of Business Administration from Georgia State. He is the grandson of Ellen Bivins-McCray-Davis and the great-grandson of Evangelist Mary G. Bivins and the late Charles Bivins. Special congratulations to Coach Tim Ice Harris of Booker T. Washington High who earned the annual award for the top coach in the state. Congratulations goes out to Willie Neal former president of Saint Agnes ushers for his retirement last month after having served as an usher for 51 years. Wedding anniversary greetings to: Clyde and Chandra Stephens - Dec. 15th, their 25th; James M. and Chiquita Gibson, III - Dec. 18th, their 8th; Harrison and Vera M, McMath - Dec. 19th, their 39th; Henry W. and Gail M. Stirrup - Dec. 20th, their 43rd; Mark and Angela Wright - Dec. 17, their 28th; Esmond and Barbara Joseph - Dec. 21st, their 30th; Lafayette and Jane Y. Adams - Dec. 21st, their 44th and Fletcher C. and Ida Young - Dec. 22nd, their 26th. By Anna Sweeting