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Post Scripts: Thoughts from a grandparent

Posted By Janna On September 11, 2012 @ 9:28 am In Opinion | No Comments

Sunday was Grandparents Day. Did you know that it was originated by Marian McQuada, a housewife of Fayette County, VA, to help the elderly in nursing homes? President Jimmy Carter proclaimed Grandparents Day to be the Sunday after Labor Day in 1978.

What a thrill it was when we first became grandparents. That was 40 years ago for us when our first grandson, Doug Fessler, was born to our daughter,

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