Walker on her 111th birthday in 2020
|Birth:||5 February 1909|
Cadoxton, Glamorgan, Wales, UK
|Age:||112 years, 130 days|
Mollie Walker was born in Cadoxton, Wales, UK, on 5 February 1909. Her first car was an Austin 7, which she acquired aged 17. She drove many types of vehicle, and stopped driving aged 103. She taught many people to drive during her life. She married John Walker in 1931, and they had two children: Sheila and Graham.
During World War II, Walker served in the Women’s Voluntary Service (WVS). From 1954 to 1979, she worked for Peppard Parish Council. She was later awarded an MBE for her work in the Civil Defence.
Walker currently lives in Kingwood, Oxfordshire, England, in the house that she and her husband built in the 1930s. She is the second-oldest living person born in Wales behind Lilian Priest.