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Martinsville Brother, Sister To Both Belong To Centenarian's Club
Updated May 5, 2013 1:01 AM | Filed under: WBIW News
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(MARTINSVILLE) - A brother and sister in Martinsville will both be a member of the same, ultra-exclusive club in just over a month...the "Centenarian's Club."

The Martinsville Reporter-Times reports 99-year-old Herschel Fisher of Martinsville will celebrate his triple-digit birthday on May 20th.

His sister, Edna Lawson of Franklin, is currently 102 years old.

In America, it's a tradition for people reaching 100 years of age to get a letter from the president, and a mention on NBC's The Today Show.



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