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Longtime Houston resident celebrates her 101st birthday!

Happy belated birthday, Ms. Sams!
Credit: Linda Kinchen
Katherine Smith Sams of Houston just celebrated her 101st birthday

HOUSTON — A longtime Houston resident just celebrated her 101st birthday, her family says.

Katherine Smith Sams celebrated the milestone on Saturday, Jan. 2.

Her niece Linda said Ms. Sams lived in Houston’s Third Ward for more than 70 years before moving in with a family member. She still resides in Houston, however.

Happy belated birthday, Ms. Sams!