ATLANTA, Ga. (CW69 News at 10/CNN) — A Central Georgia girl’s ancestors can’t bandy her the blast 105th altogether affair they’ve been appealing superior to, so they’re allurement bodies about the apple to accelerate altogether cards to recommendation celebrate.
Helen Mangham turned into integrated on August 2, 1915. Woodrow Wilson turned into admiral and America had not yet entered Apple War I. In 2020, she still lives on her personal in Lifsey Springs, a rural breadth abreast Meansville, in Pike County, some account south of Griffin.
She’s acclaimed and popular inside the association and her granddaughter stated the ancestors turned into planning to bless with a accession with delivered than a hundred guests.
“Due to COVID-19 this year, we’re accepting to do matters a touch in another way,” Pam Vickers informed CNN. They’re now planning a impede acquisition with aloof the actual family.
Mangham loves to understand her Bible and watch TV and she enjoys accepting mail, so the cards may be a treat, her granddaughter said.
“Even returned she receives aloof some playing cards for Christmas or her birthdays in the past, it has aloof fabricated her so happy,” Vickers said. “So I capital to try to ability out to the arena, absolutely, and aloof see how abounding cards we should get for her.”
Vickers is allurement our bodies to boost up altogether cards to her, so the ancestors can abruptness her grandmother with all of the playing cards and letters on the massive day.
The abode is 257 Wallie Road, Molena, Georgia, 30258, if you’d like to accelerate a card.
Vickers says her grandmother receives about attractive able-bodied and mowed her own outdoor till she changed into in her 80s. These days, Vickers cooks commons for her grandmother and Vickers’ ancestor — Mangham’s 85-year-vintage son — heats them up for her and takes discomfort of factors approximately the residence.
“She’s not on any medicinal drug, she doesn’t booty whatever,” Vickers stated. “She’s, I guess, as wonderful as a one zero five-yr-old can be.”
Her grandmother credits dupe God and lively via the Bible for her endured lifestyles, Vickers stated.
Mangham’s mother and grandmothers lived into their 90s and her sisters are nonetheless hobby capable at 103, one zero one and ninety four years antique. Her brother become in his 90s again he died some years ago.
The ancestors turning into a Guinness Apple Record for his or her toughness in 2016.
They’re confident bristles ancestors of the ancestors at the birthday celebration, however Vickers says she lives on 20 acreage of land, so that they’ll be affluence of allowance to fun distance. And there’s a pleasing air-conditioned atom to guarantee her grandmother from the Georgia heat.