Black People : 115-Year Old Is Oldest Living American

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  1. Fine1952

    Fine1952 Happy Winter Solstice MEMBER

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    INKSTER, Mich. (AP) — A Detroit-area woman, a member of a select group of the living to have been born in the 19th century, is celebrating a birthday on Friday.


    Her 115th. Jeralean Talley
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    who was born May 23, 1899, went fishing last year and still gets around on her own with the help of a walker.


    The Inkster resident plans to celebrate with family and friends at a local church on Sunday.


    On her actual birthday — Friday — Talley is going to the doctor for a checkup, although she says she doesn’t feel sick. But Talley’s knees occasionally hurt, her right hand shakes, she has a hard time hearing and her memory comes and goes.


    Her answer as to why she has lived so long hasn’t changed over the years...Read More Here
     
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    She is a Queen who has lived a very long life for a reason. She deserves a throne next to GOD.
     
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    She looks like a 90 year old woman. A very blessed woman.
     
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