The lifelong Lawrenceville resident celebrated her 100th birthday on Tuesday.
On Sept. 27, 2011, Julia Dunham, a resident at Gwinnett Extended Care Center, was honored on her 100th birthday with cake, tributes, songs, prayer and presents. Dunham is a lifelong resident of Lawrenceville, and worked in the Keown household, raising three generations. She taught herself to play piano, traveling to play at churches in the area which had no pianist. She is a member of Mt. Calvary United Methodist Church. Information submitted by Gwinnett Medical Center.