Magnolia Manor residents crowned Valentine King and Queen

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - It was a special day for two residents at the Magnolia Manor of Columbus during their annual Valentine's Day party.

Mr. Henry Green and Mrs. Lelia Edge were crowned as this year's Valentine King and Queen.

The couple was selected by residents, staff and family members at the senior living facility.

Activities director Louise Bush spoke with us about how much events like this mean to their residents.

"Our mission statement is 'it's about life, it's about living,'" Bush said. "We want every day that our residents are here to be meaningful."

Bush says the event has been held at the center for the past four years.

After the special crowning, everyone enjoyed refreshments and drinks.

Copyright WTVM 2017. All rights reserved.