Category: Resident Voices

November 11, 2015

Residents Lynn and Sharon McIntosh are Enjoying Their Fun-filled Lifestyle at The Fountains

START PLANNING NOW It’s the key to creating a future you’ll love. “The longer you wait the more apt you are to not have the luxury of waiting. Once you’ve got a catastrophic health problem then all those options are gone, you know, you’ve got to do something immediately.” – Lynn McIntosh, resident of The […]

October 23, 2015

Resident Wanda Bolen is Enjoying a Peaceful Retirement Among Friends at The Fountains

STAY INDEPENDENT One move to the right retirement community let’s you experience life your way, with all the support you’ll ever need. “You can direct your life pretty much like you had it at home. It won’t be exactly the same but as I’m here longer it feels more and more like home.” – Wanda […]

August 28, 2015

Carl Skydives at 90!

For his 90th birthday, Carl Osburn's son and daughter arranged for him to skydive for his birthday present on August 17th. As they were having a family reunion at the Woodlands near Houston, they did the skydive at "Skydive Spaceland" in Rosharon, Texas south of Houston. The aircraft was a Twin Otter especially equipped for […]

April 23, 2015

Residents Charles and Paula Ming’s Common Sense Moved Them to The Fountains

THE RIGHT DECISION AT THE RIGHT TIME You can’t predict the future. Protect your future well-being today. “We were very active and with the motorhome and the dogs and all that, and then all of a sudden everything changed just in a heartbeat, everything changed.” – Charles Ming, resident of The Fountains at Canterbury MEET […]

March 9, 2015

Resident Anne Glasgow Decided The Fountains Was The Perfect Fit

SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE Beyond convenient services and easy access to every level of care, life can be great in the right retirement community. “Think about the friends you’ll meet and the activities that are offered to you and that you always have someone to eat with.” – Anne Glasgow, resident of The Fountains at Canterbury […]

January 29, 2015

Residents Carl and Mary Lou Osburn’s Desire to Trade Home Chores for Activities with Friends Moved Them to The Fountains

RIGHT PLACE, RIGHT TIME All your life, you’ve benefited from being in the right place at the right time. So why stop now? “We wanted to move before we became incapacitated, before we got too old you know.” – Carl and Mary Lou Osburn, residents of The Fountains at Canterbury MEET CARL AND MARY LOU […]

November 13, 2014

Residents Chuck and Marge Whitehair’s Sense of Adventure Moved Them to The Fountains

RETIREMENT LIVING YOUR WAY Nobody lives quite like you. So make a plan to live where you know you can always call your own shots. “I like it here because I do not have to get in my car to go somewhere. There’s always someone to talk to. There’s always something to do if you […]

October 24, 2014

Resident Mary Robinson’s Desire for an Active Lifestyle Moved Her to The Fountains

MAKE YOUR NEXT MOVE YOUR BEST MOVE One of the best aspects of retirement is embracing the freedom to enjoy your active independence with friends. “My friends thought I did it too soon, that I was too young to move into such a place, but I didn’t feel that way.” – Mary Robinson, a resident […]

September 17, 2014

Darryl and Hazel Woodson talk about their decision to move to a retirement community.

“My first advice is don't wait too long. We're on the independent living part of it and sometimes people come in on independent that probably should go to the assisted living; they can barely get around. But like my wife just mentioned, I think it's like any place you go, you've got to make an […]

August 12, 2014

Resident Betty Hatcher – Author of “Her Innocent War”

Betty Hatcher, 96, resident of The Fountains at Canterbury located in Oklahoma City, recently published a novel and has had several short stories published. The below article is featured on, posted on Tuesday, August 5th, 2014. Click here for the original article published in The Oklahoman.         At 96, Oklahoma City […]