This is a list of supercentenarians that were born or died in the US state of Arkansas. The current state record holder is Gertrude Weaver, who is recognized by the Gerontology Research Group as having lived to the age of 116 years, 276 days.

List

      Deceased (GRG-Validated)       Living (GRG-Validated)       Disputable (GRG-Validated)       Limbo (GRG-Validated)       GRG-Pending       Unvalidated

Place of
Rank Name Sex Birth Death Age birth death
1 Gertrude Weaver F 4 July 1898 6 Apr 2015 116 years, 276 days ? Camden
2 Delcia Sockwell F 7 Mar 1888 4 Sept 2000 112 years, 181 days ? ?
3 Martha Williams F 12 Sept 1889 24 Feb 2002 112 years, 165 days ? ?
4 Mary Bittlebrun F 19 Mar 1864 6 Aug 1976 112 years, 165 days Bloomington, Illinois ?
Edna Runyon F 25 Jan 1908 6 Apr 2020 112 years, 72 days ? Magnolia
5 Mamie Lou McGoogan F 12 Jan 1892 1 Mar 2004 112 years, 49 days ?, Louisiana ?
6 Leta Nolen F 17 Feb 1905 28 Mar 2017 112 years, 39 days Vilonia North Little Rock
7 James Wiggins M 15 Oct 1879 16 Oct 1991 112 years, 1 day ? ?
8 Ruth Meyers Lincoln F 30 Sept 1897 17 Sept 2009 111 years, 352 days ?, Oklahoma Territory ?
Florence Rowland F 16 Mar 1879 26 Dec 1990 111 years, 285 days ? Newport
9 Dorothy Wagner F 2 Sept 1904 fl.21 June 2016 111 years, 262+ days Centralia, Illinois Horseshoe Bend
Darthular Garner F 3 July 1890 8 Mar 2002 111 years, 248 days ? ?
A. Janie Robinson F 14 June 1890 26 Nov 2001 111 years, 165 days ? (unknown)
10 Nettie Johnson F 22 Jan 1884 26 June 1995 111 years, 155 days ? ?
Alice Hoops F 18 Jan 1887 7 June 1998 111 years, 140 days ? Faulkner
Sue Blanton F 3 Feb 1870 14 Apr 1981 111 years, 70 days Gurdon Gurdon
Ivory Ross-Lambert F 16 Sept 1901 10 Oct 2012 111 years, 24 days ? Fordyce
Rosamund McCuskey F 4 Nov 1887 31 Aug 1998 110 years, 300 days ?, Illinois ?
11 Betty Rutherford F 4 May 1898 11 Dec 2008 110 years, 221 days ?, Missouri ?
Willie Coggins F 25 Feb 1911 26 July 2021 110 years, 151 days ?, Louisiana El Dorado
Ben Haymon M 8 Nov 1909 18 Dec 2019 110 years, 40 days McKamie Hot Springs
Catherine Waller F 1 Dec 1848 4 Jan 1959 110 years, 34 days Somerville, Tennessee Luxora
12 Rosemary Quinn F 17 Jan 1899 17 Jan 2009 110 years, 0 days Morrilton Barling

Questionable claims

Place of
Name Sex Birth Death Age birth death
Boua Keophannga F 17 May 1897? 17 Nov 2007 110 years, 180? days LaosLAO Mabelvale
Augusta Fisher F 2 Aug 1906? 28 Aug 2016 110 years, 26? days Olive Branch, Mississippi Turrell

Emigrants

      Deceased (Validated)       Living (Validated)       Disputable       Limbo (Validated)       Pending       Unvalidated

Rank Name Sex Birth Death Age Place
of birth
State/country
of death
1 Minnie Whicker F 24 July 1906 23 Oct 2020 114 years, 90 days ? California
2 Mary Randall F 1 Apr 1887 12 Nov 2000 113 years, 225 days Malvern Texas
3 Frances Johns F 3 Feb 1886 24 May 1999 113 years, 110 days ? California
Suzy Ford F 24 Dec 1907 31 Aug 2020 112 years, 251 days Watkins Missouri
Leola Washington F 2 Mar 1901 13 Oct 2013 112 years, 225 days Little Rock Missouri
James King M 15 Nov 1854 5 June 1967 112 years, 202 days Independence Louisiana
4 Amy Harris F 6 Nov 1881 26 Jan 1994 112 years, 81 days ? California
Georgia Cooper F 19 Oct 1883 6 Oct 1995 111 years, 352 days Brookland Oklahoma
Ladonia Wilson F 1 Oct 1890 29 Aug 2002 111 years, 332 days ? Texas
Bernice Wallace F 25 Mar 1907 15 Feb 2019 111 years, 327 days ? Texas
5 Georgia Chorpening F 6 Sep 1903 16 July 2015 111 years, 313 days Thornton Florida
6 Rubye Cox F 31 Jan 1904 2 Dec 2015 111 years, 305 days Emery Rhode Island
Mary Johnson F 7 Apr 1908 12 Jan 2020 111 years, 280 days Little Rock Missouri
Mayetta Miller F 15 Apr 1901 31 Dec 2012 111 years, 260 days Lewisville Illinois
7 Ruby Clawson F 15 July 1901 11 Feb 2013 111 years, 211 days Rogers California
Merle Phillips F 2 Apr 1907 18 Aug 2018 111 years, 138 days Kingston Illinois
Beulah Elchert F 22 July 1897 1 July 2008 110 years, 345 days ? Ohio
8 Emma Ricks F 30 Dec 1885 8 Nov 1995 110 years, 314 days ? Oklahoma
Mildred Layfield F 22 Nov 1908 30 Jan 2020 111 years, 69 days ? California
Henry Wright M 31 Jan 1893 4 Aug 2003 110 years, 185 days ? Georgia
9 N. Addie Rudolph F 25 Sept 1890 22 Jan 2001 110 years, 119 days ? Oklahoma
Settie Watson F 30 Jan 1871 4 Apr 1981 110 years, 63 days ? Texas
10 Anna Mae Pendley F 18 Feb 1899 19 Apr 2009 110 years, 60 days Clarksville Oklahoma
11 Lenna Currie F 30 Mar 1890 23 May 2000 110 years, 54 days ? Texas
12 Minnie Satchell F 12 June 1885 1 Aug 1995 110 years, 50 days ? Oklahoma

Chronological list of the oldest person in Arkansas since 2020

      Validated/Under 110       Pending       Unvalidated Supercentenarian
      Current Titleholder

From To Name Sex Age when
oldest
Lifespan Place of death
? 6 Apr 2020
(? yrs, ? days)
Edna Runyon F ? – 112 25 Jan 1908 – 6 Apr 2020
112 years, 72 days
Magnolia
6 Apr 2020 26 July 2021
(1 yr, 111 days)
Willie Coggins F 109 – 110 25 Feb 1911 – 26 July 2021
110 years, 151 days
El Dorado

References


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