The Troy Nutrition Center individuals celebrated Valentine’s Day 2022 fortunately collectively.
Jessica Cox, heart workplace supervisor, mentioned the middle’s individuals had regarded ahead to Valentine’s Day and the enjoyable and pleasure of the vacation.
“Today is a special occasion for all of us and will probably be a most memorable day for our Valentine King and Queen 2022,” Cox mentioned. “Our individuals vote on who they need to reign over the Troy Nutrition Center in the course of the yr, so being Valentine King and Queen is an actual honor.”
The diet heart individuals welcomed Troy Mayor Jason A. Reeves to the middle because the grasp of the crowning ceremony.
“I’m so honored to be right here at this time and so proud that Troy’s senior residents have a free place to come back and luxuriate in one another in such a particular place,” Reeves mentioned.
Reeves mentioned he entered metropolis authorities in 1996 so he has been “playing around with these things nearly half of my life.”
Reeves mentioned he has seen town’s diet program develop from a small facility within the Dunbar Housing Project space to the basement of the senior advanced constructing to the excellent facility that it’s at this time.
He expressed appreciation to Cox and the employees of the diet heart for his or her dedication to offering excellent packages and companies for the individuals they serve.
“Serving all of you has been an exquisite honor of my life,” Reeves mentioned. “I’m honored to be right here at this time to crown the Troy Nutrition Center King and Queen 2022.”
The diet heart individuals vote for his or her Royal Valentine couple so being the middle’s Valentine King and Queen is a excessive honor.
Cox introduced Mary Daniels because the 2022 Valentine Queen and Jimmy Dixon as King.
Daniels has been a Valentine queen earlier than and he or she loved the expertise a lot that she “campaigned for it this time.”
“And, I campaigned for Jimmy, too,” she mentioned, with a smile. “He’s such a pleasant individual and I needed him to be the king and I’m so glad he’s.”
Dixon mentioned he has by no means been a king earlier than however he likes the concept.
King Jimmy and Queen Mary have declared well being and happiness for all their topics throughout their reign. “And for all of us love one another, too.”