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Thursday September 3rd, 2015 11:11AM

'Dr. Charlie Chestabear' visits 111-year-old on her birthday

By Staff
Mary Otway got several surprises for her 111th birthday, including a 
visit from Dr. Charlie Chestabear, taking the experience in stride, shaking hands with the Chestatee Regional Hospital's mascot, sharing stories about her childhood home in Michigan, and enjoying her birthday lunch, a Chick­fil­a sandwich.  
 
"Dr. Chestabear" also had his picture made with other residents at Gold City Convalescent Home during his visit. 
 
For information on scheduling Dr. Chestabear for a personal appearance,  call 706­867­4311 or visit ChestateeRH.com/chestabear 
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