Anne’s 100 years young

Annie McKillop with her nieces and nephew. Pic by Daniel McAfee.INBM32-11 9060F
Annie McKillop with her nieces and nephew. Pic by Daniel McAfee.INBM32-11 9060F

LOUGHGIEL lady Anne McKillop, celebrated her 100th birthday last Friday at Rathmoyle Residential Home in Ballycastle surrounded by family, friends and staff.

Miss McKillop, one of eight children, was born in her childhood home in Corkey in 1911 and lived a full life.

Annie McKillop with her nephew Declan McKillop at the Birthday celebrations. Pic by Daniel McAfee.INBM32-11 9063F

Annie McKillop with her nephew Declan McKillop at the Birthday celebrations. Pic by Daniel McAfee.INBM32-11 9063F

On her birthday she received best wishes from many well-wishers including a card from Her Majesty the Queen and a letter from Irish President Mary McAleese.

Anne who is known for her generosity, being good natured and easy going grew up in Loughgiel and worked for many years as a machinist in the Cloughmills Factory.

Moyle Councillors Padraig McShane and Sandra Hinter with Annie McKillop. Pic by Daniel McAfee.INBM32-11 9062F

Moyle Councillors Padraig McShane and Sandra Hinter with Annie McKillop. Pic by Daniel McAfee.INBM32-11 9062F