This month, we’re getting to know John, a resident of Oaks at Hampton. He was born in Taylor County, Georgia on August 25, 1923. John was the baby of a farming family. His dad farmed cotton and corn and his mother took care of John, his four sisters, and four brothers. A busy household, indeed!
Bob and his wife Mildred were both raised in Patterson, New Jersey. Although they went to the same school, they didn’t date until after graduation. Their relationship was definitely everlasting as they have been married for 73 years. Bob and Mildred have a son Robert who lives in Alabama and a devoted daughter Janet who lives nearby and who spends a lot of time with them.
Joan Brown was born in Memphis, Tennessee on July 22, 1943, and moved to Georgia when she was 10 years old. She has been blessed with 4 children (3 daughters and 1 son) and 4 grandchildren (2 girls and 2 boys). Her oldest grandson has also blessed her with 4 great-granddaughters and a great-grandson!
Xavier Holmes, our April Employee of the Month, was born in Georgetown, South Carolina. He attended Carvers Bay High School and was accepted into the Honor Society in 7th grade. Xavier played basketball, football, and ran track through out middle and high school. He attended college at the University of South Carolina Aiken for two and a half years, majoring in business. In 2012, he moved to Georgia to attend Le Cordon Bleu and pursue his cooking dreams. He graduated cooking school in October, 2013.