Former commercial fisherman, World War II veteran celebrates 102nd birthday

Former commercial fisherman, World War II veteran celebrates 102nd birthday

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - A former commercial fisherman has a lot to celebrate this week.

Charles Theron Lowe celebrated his 102nd birthday one day early at home Sunday with his friends and family. Lowe talked about his life as a fisherman and a World War II veteran. He explained what it means to him to be turning 102 and what he wanted for his birthday.

"I don't know a thing in the world I would want for my birthday. I have everything that I ever wanted,” said Lowe.

Lowe was able to sit down with his family and friends to enjoy cake and ice cream for the big day.

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