Ethel Anthony celebrated her 97th birthday September 25th. She was taken to eat at Applebees by Wayne and Regina, her son and daughter-in-law. 

She is fortunate she is able to stay at home with the aid of her electric cart. 

Ethel is one of 8 children and is one of 2 still living. The other is Stella Heemer of Houston, who is 95. 

Ethel has 5 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren and 8 great-great grandchildren. 

She also had a daughter, Doris who is recently deceased.