Since she broke her right collar bone about five weeks ago, Jo Catherine Spalding has been in severe pain. She said she dislikes taking pain killers, but sometimes she has to.
Catherine Jo Spalding, 78, makes her lunch for the day before 9 a.m. She cooks Zatarains rice, something she has been craving, she said. <<<WHICH IS IT, JO CATHERINE OR CATHERINE JO? YOU USE BOTH.>>>>>>
Jo Catherine Spalding reads her prayer book before going to a revival on Thursday night at the First Baptist Church. Although Spalding has been Catholic her whole life, she said that she is considering becoming Baptist.
Jo Catherine Spalding keeps her pills in this box to keep them sorted out. Spalding said she takes seven pills a day for everything from the ringing in her ears to her heart.
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Jo Catherine Spalding tells Barbara Hughes good-bye on Friday morning. Hughes comes on Mondays and Fridays to bathe Spalding. Hughes works with the Caritas Home Health and has worked in home health care for 13 years. "This is a rewarding job," Hughes said, "Because you're helping people and cheering them up."
Jo Catherine Spalding naps Friday morning while her television plays BillCosby re-runs.