GED Graduates’ Persistence Earns Them Cap and Gown at 64 Years Old

GED Graduates’ Persistence Earns Them Cap and Gown at 64 Years Old

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Sixty-four-year-old Glory Rigsby felt her life was missing a meaningful achievement, so she decided to do something about it. This week , the Gulfport woman will don a cap and gown and walk across the stage at the Coast Coliseum to celebrate earning her GED.

“I enjoyed the experience,” said the former maid. “I always started and stopped…I finally accomplished what I set out to do.”

(READ the story and see the photos from the Sun Herald)

Thanks to Mike McGinley for submitting the link – Photo credit: Herkie via Flickr – CC

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