December 12, 2005
Mexico Man Will Share Good Fortune with Others After Pick 4 Win
Elgin Wells, 85, will spread some holiday cheer after winning $3,125 playing the Missouri Lottery?s Pick 4 game. He plans to "give back" with some of his winnings.
The Mexico man says he has been blessed in many ways and plans to help those in need during this holiday season by donating his prize. Elgin said he has a good life and wants others to be able to have the same experience. He plans to donate his prize to his church, senior citizens and children in his area.
"I?m enjoying life just sitting back and helping others," Elgin said.
Elgin won playing Straight/Box in Pick 4 for the evening drawing on Dec. 12. The winning numbers were 6, 4, 3 and 5.
The winning ticket was purchased at Hickman?s Food Stores, 500 W. Jackson in Mexico.