Grandmothers of Pearls celebrates 106th birthday of Lillian Allen

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    The group Grandmothers of Pearls recently celebrated the 106th birthday of Lillian Allen at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Homewood Branch.


    GRANDMOTHERS—About 60 grandmothers and great grandmothers filled the room in celebration of Lillian Allen. From left: Ivy Hoy from Grandmothers of Pearls, great niece Tonette Stewart, Grandmothers of Pearls members Donna Bundy-Ford and Maria Nolden, daughter Carolyn Gray, and Grandmothers of Pearls member Sandra Simmons. Sitting, is the birthday girl, 105-year-old Allen. (Photos by J.L. Martello)



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