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Jewell Rose Gwyn Lloyd & - -

Jewell Rose Gwyn Lloyd & - -

January 6th, 2019
Birthday

100th birthday Jewell Rose Gwyn Lloyd celebrated her 100th birthday on Saturday with a reception at First Baptist Church Moores Lane. Four generations of family and friends attended the reception, which was given by her children: Richard Gwyn, Rosemary Wyrick and Rachel Crider. Mrs. Lloyd was born in Texarkana, Ark., on Jan. 8, 1919. She was the youngest of nine children born to Lula and Robert Dennis Rose. She earned degrees from Arkansas State Teachers College and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Mrs. Lloyd taught school for 30 years for Texarkana Independent School District. She credits her long and happy life to her strong faith in God, to loving family and friends and to singing and laughing every single day.