- Category: Community News
- Published on 14 June 2014
- Written by Mount Vernon Optic-Herald
Fay Fountain-Ellis was recently honored as the eldest member of the Mt. Zion Christian Methodist Episcopal Church. She was born Nov. 26, 1928 to Eugene Fountain and Stella Mae Templeton Fountain.
Her family has served the church for 80 of the 165 years that the church has been established. She has five living children and leads a fifth generation of great-great-great grandchildren.