A valley resident turns 107.

By: Sonia Randev
By: Sonia Randev

Talmage was born in St.Louis, Missouri in 1897. She's now lived in three different centuries. Friends and family gathered at St. Lukes in Waynesboro to celebrate the special day. There was lots of cake and even a special ice cream truck that came just for Talmage.
"I think its wonderful...a wonderful party," says Talmage.
One of the most prized possessions Ms. Talmage has are plaques that she's been getting from the white house since turned 100. And, speaking of presidents, Ms. Talmage has voted every year since 1920.
" I voted every time, all the elections, ever since I've been 18. The first president I voted for was Woodrow Wilson," says Talmage.
Talmage says she every intention of voting in this year's election.


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