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Updated: 02/08/2018 08:30:03AM

Avon Park resident

celebrates 106th birthday

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Flornell Coller celebrates her 106th birthday with, from left to right: her oldest great granddaughter, Sabrina George; her oldest granddaughter, Debbie Sweeley; her oldest son, David; and great great granddaughter, Skylar Rain George.

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AVON PARK — Flornell Coller, 20 year resident of Avon Park, celebrated her 106th birthday on Dec. 24, 2017. Five generations of her family visited her at her home in the Oaks of Avon care facility.

Coller’s oldest son, David, also a resident of Avon Park, visited along with Coller’s oldest granddaughter, Debbie Sweeley from Chesterfield County, Virginia. Coller’s oldest great granddaughter, Sabrina George from Virginia brought her daughter (Coller’s great great granddaughter) Skylar Rain George.

Coller also has five generations of family from her oldest grandson, Robert Coller of Yorktown, Virginia; Robert’s oldest son, Derek and Derek’s three children, Jaden, Elijah and Lena all of Roanoke, Virginia. Her late husband was a pastor in the Church of the Nazarene in Pennsylvania for many years.