Prayer And WD-40: Molino Woman Celebrates 104th Birthday

April 1, 2013

Hattie Schneider of Molino celebrated her 104th birthday on Easter Sunday,  giving credit  for her long life to “prayer and WD-40″.

She says she is not sure why she has lived so long or what God’s purpose is for her,  but she has trust in the Lord.

She has one son, Carlton Abbott, two grandchildren, and many great and great-great grandchildren.  Her family and friends said they thank God everyday for blessing them with her, and she is a true inspiration to everyone.

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25 Responses to “Prayer And WD-40: Molino Woman Celebrates 104th Birthday”

  1. Vivian on April 5th, 2013 10:03 am

    Vivian Abbott and Family would like to take the this time to say that I am very honored to have known Granny for the last 20 years, I know I’m not family, but she has treated me like I was. She is such a thoughtful and caring person, and is a great prayer warrior, when she would be staying at the house with Ben her Grandson and myself, you could hear her at night when she would say her prayers, she would name people’s names off not missing a soul,
    I will always love this lady, she always treated me like Family
    Happy 104th Birthday sweet Lady

  2. Shirley Gay Hales on April 3rd, 2013 1:39 pm

    You have always been my favorite AUNT on the ON my daddy’s side. Always full of mischief. I still remember your better than sex cake. I was told one time that I looked like you. I said thank you. That was an honor. Love you. Your niece.

  3. Lisa Hales on April 3rd, 2013 12:12 pm

    Happy Birthday my Great Aunt Hattie!! Love you !!! :)

  4. Janice on April 3rd, 2013 10:13 am

    Happy Birthday Aunt Hattie,

    You’ve always been my favorite aunt. We’ve had some wonderful times together, and I
    have enjoyed every minute we shared. I love your sense of humor. I think that’s one of the things that keep you so ‘young’.

    David & Adina were thrilled to get to see you a couple of months ago. I wish I could have been with them.

    You’ve been a blessing to so many, and I thank God that he blessed us with you.

    We love you.

  5. Barbara Rawls on April 3rd, 2013 9:09 am

    Aunt Hattie is my daddys sister,she is a very dear and delightful person to be around.I love her very much.Can’t wait to celebrate your birthday party.Love Barbara Rawls

  6. Really Great! on April 2nd, 2013 12:20 pm

    I agree with another person who commented, it would be great for Ms. Hattie to be interviewed about the many changes she has seen in her blessed life. Sending you birthday wishes and blessings!

  7. Amber Knight on April 2nd, 2013 8:10 am

    Happy Birthday!!!

  8. Janice on April 1st, 2013 9:24 pm

    Happy Birthday Mrs. Hattie!! I Love You! I will try and bring Madie to see you soon.

  9. Jaclyn on April 1st, 2013 8:47 pm

    Happy Birthday, “Granny”. You are such an amazing person! I can’t even imagine all that you have seen and done in your life. I wanna see you interviewed! I hope you had a wonderful birthday and celebrate many more. Set the record books! :) many blessings n love to you (sending you a big hug as well). love, Jaclyn :)

  10. Jackie on April 1st, 2013 7:26 pm

    Happy Birthday. God bless you. I hope you share your memories with family and write it all in a journal. What a life story!

  11. Deniece and David on April 1st, 2013 6:55 pm

    Granny, we just wanted to wish you a happy birthday. You look great!

    Love ya,

    David and Deniece

  12. just saying on April 1st, 2013 4:34 pm

    Ms. Hattie I don’t know you but I wish I did. I bet you have amazing memories to share. I hope your birthday was wonderful and that you celebrate many more surrounded by the love of family and friends. I wish you a truly Happy Birthday.

  13. Barbara Tyler Arend on April 1st, 2013 2:40 pm

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY ALL THE WAY FROM ST. PAUL, MINNESOTA, MRS. HATTIE. YOU DON’T KNOW ME, BUT I WISH YOU GOD’S LOVE AND MANY BLESSINGS AS YOU CELEBRATE WITH THOSE YOU LOVE, AND THOSE WHO LOVE YOU!! I AM A MOLINO, QUINTETTE GIRL!!! PRAISE IN HIS NAME…. BARB

  14. Betty on April 1st, 2013 11:25 am

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY, Mrs. Hattie. You were one of the first people we met when we moved to Molino in ‘49. You were always a good friend to Mother and Daddy, as well as to me. You take care, love you.

  15. JCELLOPS on April 1st, 2013 11:10 am

    what a beautiful article..she is a real jewel!…God bless her….HAPPY BIRTHDAY, mrs hattie!!

  16. Grace on April 1st, 2013 10:19 am

    Wonderful to get up and read this news. You don’t know me but Happy Birthday! Wishing you many more surrounded with your loving family and friends.

  17. LuLu on April 1st, 2013 10:02 am

    She looks wonderful! I want to know more about the WD-40. Happy birthday to this beautiful lady!! I hope she has many more to come.

  18. Carl & Sylvia on April 1st, 2013 9:54 am

    Happy birthday Mrs. Hattie. God has truly blessed you. May his love and grace continue to shine on you!

  19. Darlene Moye on April 1st, 2013 9:31 am

    This is my Aunt Hattie, my Dad’s last living sibling, she is an awesome lady, I am amazed when i sit down and talk with her. She never meets a stranger and loves her family and friends. I Love you Aunt Hattie and looking forward to your Birthday Party this coming Saturday, Your favorite niece (don’t tell my sisters) Darlene

  20. Eunice Paul on April 1st, 2013 9:10 am

    Happy 104th Birthday Ms Hattie. You look awesome!

  21. Sandy on April 1st, 2013 7:55 am

    Thanks for posting this for me! I think everyone that knows Granny will agree that she is the most loving and caring person they know. Happy Birthday again Granny – I. love you!

  22. kevinenfinger@yahoo.com on April 1st, 2013 7:31 am

    I love u granny

  23. Jane on April 1st, 2013 5:41 am

    Mrs Hattie has the best sense of humor and is a real sweetheart! She is very special to a great many people! Love this lovely lady!!!

  24. well on April 1st, 2013 4:50 am

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!!
    And many more.

  25. Courtney on April 1st, 2013 4:40 am

    Thank you for posting this!! Her son, two grandchildren, five great grandchildren and five (soon to be six) great-great grandchildren are so blessed to have her in our lives!! She is such a caring and loving woman and loves her family fiercely!!





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