Meet Jaralean Talley, The World’s New Oldest Living Person

Apr 7, 2015 at 10:57 am |

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Source: XYZ-TV Detroit | Channel 7

Gertrude Weaver died April 6 just days after the Arkansas woman was named the oldest living person in the world at the age of 116. Jeralean Talley from Inkster, Michigan now becomes the oldest living person in the world.

The records are declared by the Gerontology Research Group, which requires documentation to verify an age. There may be older living people who have not been in contact with the group.

Story Courtesty: Storyful, Kevin Donnellan

I was just speaking Sunday morning about Gertrude Weaver, the oldest person in the world. She passed away this morning….

Posted by Marie Trisollini Mayor of Camden Arkansas on Monday, April 6, 201

Jaralean was born the same year the first automobile was sold! Can you imagine all that she’s seen?