One-hundred-year-old Edna Clayton who has been inundated with over 4000 cards and gifts after Hector House care home in Glasgow put out an appeal for birthday cards to be sent to help her celebrate turning 101. Jan 20 2022 . See SWNS story SWSCcards. An OAP has been inundated with thousands of birthday cards from strangers to celebrate turning 101 - after an appeal from her care home. Mum-of-one Edna Clayton, 100, has few relatives so staff at her care home issued the appeal before the big day on January 31. She received a bumper 4,500 cards in the space of just the past three days, after an appeal as she spent her 100th birthday alone due to lockdown. Edna will also have a trip on a party bus with son James, 58, and her pals from the care home.