Stevens celebrates 103rd

Stevens celebrates 103rdLongtime local resident Jo Stevens celebrates her 103rd birthday with friends and staff of Cheryl’s Diner in Kernville on Monday, June 17. “Jo enjoyed her usual lunch of a Reuben sandwich, shoe-string fries and homemade pecan pie,” said Nancy Lewis. “We at Cheryl’s Diner have known Jo for many years,” said Sandi Johnstone, daughter of diner founders Cheryl and Lanny Borthick. “She is a wonderful person with a great life story. She has been a dear friend to us, encouraging and faithful for many years.” Shown standing behind Jo are (from left) Nancy Lewis, Lanny and Cheryl Bothrick, Honorary Kernville Mayor “Pistol Packin’” Patty Frenes, Kelly Betteridge and Sandi Johnstone. — Courtesy photo

Story First Published: 2019-06-21