First row: Bettye Kellum, Mary Lloyd, Inez Lindsey, Bernice Adcock, Martha Jenkins, and Linda Nelms. Second row: Evelyn Mosley, Linda Martin, Janie Fuller, Drew County Judge Robert Akin, and Sue Anderson. Not pictured: Leo Bridges and Sharon Wigley.

In recognition of “Older Americans’ Month”, Drew County Judge Robert Akin recently presented 42 certificates to senior citizens who volunteered time for special projects at the Monticello Senior Citizens Center between May 2012 and April 2013.

Volunteers contributing the most hours were: 

Martha Jenkins – 611 hours
Inez Lindsey – 561 hours
Bernice Adcock – 183 hours
Evelyn Mosley – 117 hours
Mary Lloyd – 98 hours
The Night Owls Extension Club – 62 hours of service.

Honorable Mention certificates were presented to Bettye Kellum, Linda Martin, Linda Nelms, Sharon Wigley, Leo Bridges, and Janie Fuller.