Sister Adell Collins Geter was honored on her 95th birthday, April 20, 2014.
Progressive Church of Denmark dedicated their third Sunday Women's Auxiliary Program to Sister Geter to honor her on her birthday. The honoree was serenaded with her favorite songs by various groups in the church.
Sister Geter is a prolific poet and several of her poems were read during the celebration. Most of Sister Geter's poetry includes poems of inspiration and hope. One of her latest poems ended with this message:
"We are striving to get to heaven
Where there is no sin
Where congregations never break up
And Sabbath has no end!"
The celebration ended with an ice cream social in the Family Life Center hosted by her children.
Sister Adell Collins Geter, a lifelong resident of Barnwell, is the mother of nine children, thirty-six grandchildren, fifty-three great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren.
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