Marie Ferracci
Marie Ferracci
Birth: 11 February 1908
Renno, Corse-du-Sud, France
Death: 17 August 2019
Ajaccio, Corse-du-Sud, France
Age: 111 years, 187 days
Country: FranceFRA
Unvalidated

Jeanne-Marie Ferracci (née Coppolani; 11 February 1908 – 17 August 2019) was a French supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).

Biography

Ferracci was born in Renno, Corse-du-Sud, Corsica, France, on 11 February 1908. She had spent her childhood in Renno. She studied at the "Ecole Normale" in Ajaccio, before becoming a teacher. She firstly worked in Revinda and Arbori, and then moved to Lozzi and worked there from 1931 to 1937.

Ferracci married Joseph Ferracci, who died in 1958. Her husband was also a teacher. They worked in Bonifacio, where she taught in kindergarten until 1953. They had 5 children. In February 2018, a big party was held for her 110th birthday on the initiative of Mayor of Renno, Joselyne Mattei-Fazi. At the time of her death, she had 8 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

Ferracci died in Ajaccio, Corse-du-Sud, Corsica, France, on 17 August 2019 at the age of 111 years, 187 days.

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