H'burg woman celebrates 102nd birthday

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - A Hattiesburg woman is celebrating her 102nd birthday tonight. Neomia Wilson Peters was born on May 5, 1908 and this evening, friends gathered for her birthday party at her home in the East Jerusalem neighborhood.

They celebrated with cake, balloons and flowers.

Mrs. Peters was born in Jeff Davis County and lived in Detroit for a few years before moving back to Hattiesburg in the late 1960's.

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