The family of Walter (Mac) McBride, 100, will honor him with a birthday celebration from 1:45 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, at Fair View Nursing Home.
McBride was born Aug. l8, 1913, in Dundy County, Neb. He was married to the late Leslie Burkhalter McBride.
He was a dairy farmer in Hickory County. McBride collected musical toys and volunteered for his community and his church, as well as being active in the 40 & 8 veterans group in Sedalia. He was a member of the first Honor Flight from Sedalia to Washington, D.C.
McBride is the father of three children: Cliff McBride and his wife Cheryl, Sedalia; Don McBride and his wife Diana, Kansas City; the late Kay McBride Shores, Warrenton, Mo.; seven granchildren and four great-grandchildren.