BC: Created for you in celebration of your 80th Birthday by De Anna Perkins Winterrose I love you!
FC: She . . .
1: Just a few reasons why She is loved by so many..,
2: will always be the one who loves me... | She
3: is a beautiful seamstress and a best selling pattern designer for McCall Pattern company and Gooseberry Hill Designs. | She
4: She | makes me feel special because she remembers - every birthday, every special occasion and so many memories about my life and my children that I've forgotten.
5: She | stood by me at my best and many times at my worst.....thank you Mom, I love you.
7: taught me to see, work, and serve through my hands in so very many ways. | She
8: She | taught us to be more creative and artistic than most people and made it seem easy and natural.
9: cherished her mother and taught me what kind of a daughter I wanted to be, without my even knowing... | She
10: was the only one to leave letters on my dresser telling me she loved me and was proud of who I was. | She
11: picked me up and held me when I skinned my knees. | She
12: took me to the ocean for the first time; every evening we would walk to the beach and watch the sunset. She taught me to look at things in a way that opens me up and makes my heart ache. | She
13: came from valiant heritage; both humble and proud. | She
14: touched generations with a love that will grow throughout time. | She
16: She is a great example of life-long service and loving. When I came for a visit the year that Justin was in Iraq, she was thoughtful and bought extra bundles of veggies for me! ~ Tahna She taught me to live life to the fullest, hold nothing back, and most important have fun along the way! ~ Ryan
17: She is a good cook! ~ Caleb | She taught me how to serve others. ~ Jeremy | She is gentle. ~ Mike | She is a beaker full of the warm south. ~ Ty | She is sweet & nice. ~ Mandy | She is one of my best friends. ~ Landon
18: She is generous; she offers me whatever she has every time I go to visit her. ~ Morgan | She showed that true wealth comes not from how much money you make, but from your ability to improve the lives of others. ~ Davin | She lets me swim in her swimming pool. ~ Gerritt | She lets us pick fruit from the trees in the summer. ~ Ariana | She is kind. ~ Alexandra
19: She taught me how to sew. ~ Anna She listens to my stories encourages me to be creative. ~ Britton She knows how to talk to me. ~ Savannah She was always praising, supporting, and encouraging. ~ Justin
20: She made a beautiful family. ~ Autumn She picked veggies from Grandpa’s garden with me. ~ Shaylin She had these really neat miniatures that we’d look at together. ~ Kaedria She has always been an example of and shown me Christ-like love. ~ Leanne She let us use the fancy plates and goblets; I love going to her house. ~Kjirsten She, with the special grandmother-touch, placed the most comfortable pillow under my head when I had the flu and made me a slushy to drink. That moment was heaven in its purest form. I love you, Grandma. ~ Sophie She told me a story about the baby doll I broke when I was younger. ~Olivia She made it easy to love everything about visiting Grandma’s house. ~ Brielle She is the most generous and kind person that I’ve ever met. ~ Dain She's my favorite person to visit and talk with. ~ Channing She will always be my favorite grandma. ~ Jacob She is a great grandma! ~ Levi She loved me. ~ Lexi
21: is Billie Fae Shaw Perkins. And we love her! | She sent my mommy good chocolates when my sister was born. ~ Abbey She made her home a place I always wanted to visit. ~ Joe She taught me to love my family. ~ Hayden She is my grandma and I love her. ~ Savannah P She is someone I like being around. ~ Djadyn. She gave me sweets for being sweet. ~ Makenzie She gives the best hugs. ~ Morgan P. She thinks I’m cute. ~ Dallin | She