PIONEER VILLAGE - Becknell Hall was recently filled to capacity to mark a special celebration.
They were there to celebrate the 100th birthday of a special individual.
Mabel Tarter was the guest of honor, surrounded by loved ones from her sister to her great-great grandchildren.
The Adair County native was born in Columbia on Feb. 16, 1909. She shares her birthday with actor Hugh Beaumont, famous as Ward Cleaver, the father on the television series, “Leave it to Beaver.”