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World’s oldest person turns 116

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Jeralean Talley turned 116 on Saturday in Inkster, Mich.

INKSTER, Mich. — The oldest person in the world celebrated her 116th birthday this weekend.

Jeralean Talley turned 116 on Saturday in Inkster, Mich.

The great-great grandmother was born in 1899.

She earned the tile of world’s oldest living person in April when then record-holder Gertrude Weaver died at the age of 116 in Arkansas.

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