This is a list of supercentenarians that live or died in the state of North Carolina. If there is no rank # then they are unvalidated unless (pending) is under their name. As of February 2020 20 have been validated. The oldest person ever from N.C. was 115 year old Maggie Barnes. The oldest man ever from N.C. was unvalidated 110 year old Gabriel Alston. The current oldest person in N.C. is 114 year old Hester Ford.

Rank Name Sex Born Died Age State of birth
(if not N.C.)
1 Maggie Barnes F 6 Mar 1882 19 Jan 1998 115 years, 319 days
2 Hester Ford F 15 Aug 1905 Living 115 years, 74 days South Carolina
3 Frances Street F 28 Mar 1897 24 Aug 2010 113 years, 149 days South Carolina
Narcissa Rickman F 13 Sep 1855 21 Oct 1968 113 years, 38 days
4 Mary Will F 15 Oct 1900 2 Nov 2013 113 years, 18 days
5 Elsie Johnson Maney F 28 Mar 1894 3 Mar 2007 112 years, 340 days
6 Ruby Drakeford F 25 Jan 1892 29 Dec 2004 112 years, 339 days
7 Maggie Murdock F 19 Aug 1887 22 July 1990 112 years, 338 days
8 Edna Bowman F 3 June 1901 19 April 2014 112 years, 320 days Maine
9 Sina Hayes F 27 June 1903 22 Jan 2016 112 years, 209 days
10 Ruth Bruce F 8 Oct 1898 8 April 2011 112 years, 182 days
Melinda Harris
(pending)
F 4 May 1898 6 Oct 2010 112 years, 169 days
11 Ethel Boltz F 2 Dec 1903 1 April 2016 112 years, 121 days West Virginia
12 Foy Ingram F 28 Nov 1903 19 Mar 2016 112 years, 112 days
13 Lake Dickson F 19 Jan 1897 30 Jan 2009 112 years, 111 days
Susie Brunson F 25 Oct 1882 29 Nov 1994 112 years, 35 days South Carolina
Reatha Robinson F 17 Jul 1906 5 Aug 2018 112 years, 19 days ?
Maggie DeVane F 17 Nov 1905 12 Sep 2017 111 years, 299 days
14 Jean Christy F 20 Aug 1904 28 May 2016 111 years, 282 days
Armida Sholar F 9 Aug 1905 4 April 2017 111 years, 238 days South Carolina
Arrelia High
(pending)
F 2 Jul 1903 22 Feb 2015 111 years, 235 days
15 Iva Shumate F 4 Nov 1887 11 June 1999 111 years, 219 days
Ruby Clodfelter F 26 Jul 1905 19 Nov 2016 111 years, 116 days
Agnes Donahoe F 8 Dec 1907 16 Jan 2019 111 years, 39 days Virginia
Dorothy Keller F 28 Sep 1907 3 Nov 2018 111 years, 36 days Pennsylvania
Gabriel Alston M 7 Nov 1906 4 Nov 2017 110 years, 362 days
16 Effie Burress F 12 April 1881 19 Dec 1991 110 years, 251 days
17 Josie Bullington F 26 Sep 1883 18 Feb 1994 110 years, 145 days Virginia
Lexie Holbrook F 22 Nov 1907 30 Mar 2018 110 years, 128 days
Catherine Holman F 16 Mar 1864 11 Jul 1974 110 years, 117 days
18 Edith Freehling F 12 Sep 1883 29 Dec 1993 110 years, 108 days Pennsylvania
19 Ida Ellington Williams F 1 Jul 1875 21 Sep 1985 110 years, 82 days Kentucky
Pauline Ivey F 2 Feb 1908 13 April 2018 110 years, 70 days ?
Lois Work F 19 Dec 1906 5 Feb 2017 110 years, 48 days
Rochelle Pope F 9 Mar 1908 14 April 2018 110 years, 36 days
20 Wilhelmine Gnueg F 12 Mar 1894 17 April 2004 110 years, 36 days Germany

Note: This list might not be complete and other people can be added, unvalidated and validated.

Source:Oldest people in North Carolina

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