Irene Pannell Read of the Mound City Community celebrated her 90th birthday on January 22, 2009. Her birthday is January 22, 1919. The place of her birthday party was her son’s house, Jim Read of Algoma. The party was hosted by her children Jim and Becky Reed of Algoma, Sandra and Billy Hearn of Pinedale, Jerry and Kathy Reed of Mound City, Paul and Kay Reed of Ellistown, and Phil and Billy Ruth Reed of Baldwyn. There were several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and a great-great-granddaughter.