The Pleasant Hill Missionary Baptist Church, located in the Toad Suck community, will honor Mrs. Culer Gill Keith as Mother of the Year.
This service recognizing her contribution to church, family, education and community will be held Sunday during the 11 a.m. worship service. Keith is a retired educator with 41 years of experience.
Keith and her husband (the late Murphy Keith) have three daughters: Verna Carr, Janette Torrence and Diane Hood. All of her daughters are educators.
Keith graduated from Arkansas Agricultural Mechanical and Normal College, which later became a part of the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff. She was also honored with the annex on the Anne Watson Elementary School Campus being named in honor of her.
Keith is an active member the Bethel AME Church located in the Toad Suck Community.
The Rev. James L. Delph is the pastor, and the public is invited.