LIMA — Annie Mable Shelby celebrated her 100th birthday with a party.
She was born August 29, 1921, in Florance, Ala., to Julia Kelley. She married James Shelby, who died in 2005.
Annie’s children include Larry (Bernadine) Shelby, of Lima. Two sons, Eugene and Michael Shelby, are deceased. She also has 12 grandchildren.
Shelby retired from Allen Inn. She is a member of Berean Bible Baptist Church. Annie also enjoys fishing, Bible study and quilting.