‘Pap’ celebrates 100th, given Key to the City

By: Bladen Journal
Contributed photo Ricky Leinwand, a city councilman in Elizabethtown, offers kind words and recounts his fond memories of Pap his late wife Mary and sons Curtis (left) and Marvin. -
Contributed photo Grover Hall, warmly known as 'Pap' to his friends and family, is presented a Key to the City from Elizabethtown Mayor Sylvia Campbell on Saturday. Hall celebrated his 100th birthday. -
Contributed photo Family and friends gathered Saturday for a celebration of Grover Hall’s 100th birthday. The occasion for ‘Pap,’ as he’s affectionately called, took place at Glenda’s Just Desserts and Lunch Counter. Elizabethtown Mayor Sylvia Campbell presented him with a Key to the City as family from all over the country, his church family and friends looked on. More photos online at BladenJournal.com. -

Family and friends gathered Saturday for a celebration of Grover Hall’s 100th birthday.

The occasion for “Pap,” as he’s affectionately called, took place at Glenda’s Just Desserts and Lunch Counter.

Elizabethtown Mayor Sylvia Campbell presented him with a Key to the City as family from all over the country, his church family and friends looked on.

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Ricky Leinwand, a city councilman in Elizabethtown, offers kind words and recounts his fond memories of Pap his late wife Mary and sons Curtis (left) and Marvin.
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Ricky Leinwand, a city councilman in Elizabethtown, offers kind words and recounts his fond memories of Pap his late wife Mary and sons Curtis (left) and Marvin.

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Grover Hall, warmly known as ‘Pap’ to his friends and family, is presented a Key to the City from Elizabethtown Mayor Sylvia Campbell on Saturday. Hall celebrated his 100th birthday.
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Grover Hall, warmly known as ‘Pap’ to his friends and family, is presented a Key to the City from Elizabethtown Mayor Sylvia Campbell on Saturday. Hall celebrated his 100th birthday.

Contributed photo
Family and friends gathered Saturday for a celebration of Grover Hall’s 100th birthday. The occasion for ‘Pap,’ as he’s affectionately called, took place at Glenda’s Just Desserts and Lunch Counter. Elizabethtown Mayor Sylvia Campbell presented him with a Key to the City as family from all over the country, his church family and friends looked on. More photos online at BladenJournal.com.
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Family and friends gathered Saturday for a celebration of Grover Hall’s 100th birthday. The occasion for ‘Pap,’ as he’s affectionately called, took place at Glenda’s Just Desserts and Lunch Counter. Elizabethtown Mayor Sylvia Campbell presented him with a Key to the City as family from all over the country, his church family and friends looked on. More photos online at BladenJournal.com.

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