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Susannah Mushatte Jones, a.k.a. Miss Susie, celebrated her 114th birthday six days late at the Vandalia Senior Center. Miss Susie is now believed to be the third oldest person in the world.
She was born July 6, 1899 in Alabama and is not only the oldest-known person in the state, she is also believed to be the third-oldest person in the world, WCBS 880’s Ginny Kosola reported.