The Elizabeth Spearman Chapter No. 81 of Anniston honored one of its members with a celebration of her 100th birthday. Annie Laura Thomas, a lifetime member of the Order of Eastern Star, was honored at the Jan. 9 celebration. Many members were present. Thomas was born in Sweatman, Miss., Jan. 3, 1920, near Grenada. She attributes her long life to God and her happy heart. Several parties have been given to honor her by family and the many friends she has made.