Salem centenarian receives more than 100 birthday cards and counting

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SALEM, Va. (WFXR) — Do you remember Genevieve Witt from Salem? She turned 100 over the weekend!

About two weeks ago, Witt’s daughter Sylvia Baley appeared on Good Day Virginia to ask strangers to send 100 birthday cards to Witt.

WFXR’s viewers certainly delivered on that request!

Witt received well over 100 birthday cards — and counting — with some from as far away as California.

Baley told WFXR News that Witt is opening and reading every single card. Now, she wants to send a thank-you note to every person who sent her birthday wishes as she turned 100-years-old on Sunday, July 25.

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