CLAY COUNTY, Fla. – The Clay County Sheriff’s Office gave a birthday shoutout to a special person on Wednesday afternoon.
Mel Garrett, known by many as “Mr. Mel,” turned 93 years old and was showered with love -- receiving balloons, cupcakes and cards.
“It’s the 54th anniversary of my 39th birthday,” Garrett joked.
Garrett served in the Pacific during World War II as a radio operator. He now helps students cross the street safely in Clay County.
May we just say, he looks amazing!
The Clay County Sheriff’s Office posted a sweet video on social media after surprising him for his birthday.