Mrs. Eleanor Harris (seated) is pictured Opelika Mayor Gary Fuller and Auburn Mayor Bill Ham Jr. at the Museum of East Alabama in Opelika to help celebrate Harris' 101st birthday Thursday. A host of family, friends and others turned out at the Opelika museum that Mrs. Harris and her late husband, J.T. Harris, helped found in the 1980s.
Posted: Thursday, April 4, 2013 5:42 pm
While she may have lost her eyesight several years ago, Eleanor Harris’ vision of what has led her to a long, productive life remains sharp.
“Make the best of what you have,” said Harris, who celebrated her 101st birthday Thursday surrounded by family, friends and community residents at the Museum of East Alabama.
Thursday, April 4, 2013 5:42 pm.