Kingsley House honored participant Dorothy Lewis with a celebration of her 100th birthday March 12.
Lewis, originally from Shreveport, moved to New Orleans after high school to live with an aunt. She was married for 63 years and has a daughter, two sons (one deceased), six grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren.
She has been a participant in Kingsley House’s adult services program for 16 years. Her parents also attended the program in the ’80s.