Joan McGurie and Iris Cameron celebrate their 80th birthdays

HAPPY BIRTHDAY: Siblings Joan McGurie, Norm Smith and Iris Cameron at the Commercial Hotel at the weekend. Photo: CONTRIBUTED
HAPPY BIRTHDAY: Siblings Joan McGurie, Norm Smith and Iris Cameron at the Commercial Hotel at the weekend. Photo: CONTRIBUTED

Joan McGurie and Iris Cameron celebrated their 80th birthdays at the weekend.

The twins were born on September 2, 1938. They grew up in Wongarbon, however Ms McGurie currently lives in Dubbo, while Ms Cameron is in Lismore.

The birthday celebrations for the two grandmothers were held at the Commercial Hotel on Sunday, surrounding by their family and friends, the majority of which are in Dubbo.

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Longevity runs in the family with the twins’ brother Norm Smith currently 89-years-old.

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