Oldest Living Person In The World Is Dead: Miss Susannah Mushatt Jones Dies Aged 116 In Brooklyn New York. The oldest living person in the world, Susannah Mushatt Jones aka Miss Jones has died.
She passed away at a public housing facility in Brooklyn NY last night at the age of 116.
Miss Jones was born in Alabama in 1899.
She moved to New Jersey in 1922 where she worked as a housekeeper. Jones later moved to New York where she worked as a baby sister.
Jones became Guinness World Records’ holder last year after the death of 117-year-old Misao Okawa in Tokyo.
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