MATHISTON, Miss. (WCBI) -A Mathiston women celebrated her 100th birthday on Saturday.
Dozens of family and friends came out to celebrate the special event. Rosa Nell Hodges has lived her entire life in Mathiston and has always served her community. The town of Mathiston issued a proclamation declaring May 19th Nell Hodges Day and presented Rosa with a plaque. She had seven sons and a daughter. The daughter and five of the sons are still living today.