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Making moms happy

Quillan Johnson, 7, says goodbye to his mother, Lee Ann Moore, after a Mother’s Day luncheon Friday for students in Helen Wright’s class at Sherman Avenue Elementary. Students presented their mothers with gifts such as potted flowers and framed hand prints. Below, Kelly Derossette looks on as her grandmother, Madie Smith, dances with River Region Health System Skilled Nursing Facility Activities Coordinator Deborah Hughes at the third annual Mother’s Day Banquet. Patients and their families enjoyed lunch and music at the Mother’s Day tribute. (The Vicksburg Post/C. TODD SHERMAN/MELANIE DUNCAN)