Hazel Drewry

Published 10:44 am Saturday, May 7, 2011

Name: Hazel Drewry

Hazel Drewry is the mother of Crystal Lynn, 57; Cheryl Wynn, 55; and Cheri Gwynn, 52.

Age: 76

Occupation: Mom, grandmother and great-grandmother

Spouse: The late Clinton McKinley Drewry Jr.

Children’s names and ages: Crystal Lynn, 57; Cheryl Wynn, 55; and Cheri Gwynn, 52

Church Affiliation: Congregational Christian Church

If I could change my name, I’d make it: Elizabeth

People say I look like: My grandmother but have hips like my mom

Favorite movie of all time: “Gone with the Wind”

TV show I never miss: News

The secret to happiness is: Treating everyone the same, respect and friendly

I wish I knew how to: Knit

Song Id love to sing karaoke to: “Go Johnny, Go”

If I had to eat only three foods for the rest of my life, they’d be: Banana pudding, fruit and raw veggies

Three words that best describe me: Friendly, truthful and treat all with respect

One superpower I wish I had: To read people’s minds

Book on my nightstand: “New Testament”

My proudest achievement: My daughters

My most humbling moment: Losing my husband in January 2007

My most recent trip: The third Thursday of each month I go out with my husband’s family

My life won’t be complete until: All my children are married happily ever after

My friends think I’m: Honest and respect all

I really lose my cool when: I see unkindness and rudeness

Favorite college sports team: North Carolina State or Virginia Tech

Favorite pro sports team: Miami Dolphins

Favorite Color: Green

The best life lesson I’ve learned and who taught me: Treat all as you would like to be treated.

Best decision I’ve made in life: Marrying my husband

Local charitable or non-profit organization I wish more people would support: Alzheimer’s

What gives me the blues: Seeing unkindness

My best childhood memory: Taking family trips