12 vie for Senior of the Year

4/25/2014, 6:33 a.m.

Twelve finalists are vying for Senior of the Year honors on May 3 at the Lou Walker Center in Lithonia.

A Senior of the Year and two runners-up will be named at the Theresa Walker Senior of the Year Silver Gala Awards, which will start at noon.

Radio gospel giant Larry Tinsley, host of V-103/WAOK “Sunday Morning Praise,” will be master of ceremonies.

The finalists are Elayne W. Hunter, Jessie Greene, Elder Lula Levy, Col. Hank Woolard, Iula Wright, Dorothy M. Spencer-Amey, Mary Oneita Randall, J.D. Hall, Vivian Granger, Delores Orr, Arlene Fitts Winfrey, and Martha P. Epps.

For tickets and other information, call 678-982-9805 or 770-322-2932. Proceeds benefit the center.

The Lou Walker Senior Center is at 2538 Panola Road.

For more information, contact Donna Dees at silvergala2014@gmail.com or 678-982-9805.