Local woman celebrates 101st birthday

Columbus woman turns 101 years old

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - A local matriarch continues to make history as she turns another year older.

Myrtle Williams, a resident of Orchard View retirement home, celebrated her 101 birthday in true quarantine fashion.

Family traveled from all over to visit the matriarch outside her window.

Once outside, they helped her celebrate with songs of celebration, horns and releasing 101 balloons to commemorate her special day.

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