|Birth:||14 January 1909|
Robinson, Georgia, USA
|Age:||111 years, 287 days|
Nina Willis was born in Robinson, Georgia, USA on 14 January 1909. She was one of 20 children, and grew up in the town working as a farmer. In 1947, she moved to Atlanta, Georgia, where she did domestic work and worked in Kessler's Department Store. She was married to Charles Willis, and the couple did not have any children.
Willis currently lives in a retirement home in Atlanta, Georgia, where she celebrated her 111th birthday in January 2020.
Willis reportedly still watches baseball and basketball whenever there are games on TV, and she reads the newspaper every day when she wakes up. Her caretaker is her sister, Pecola Kirby, with whom she is very close. Her brother, Bethuel Frazier (1902-2011), lived to be 109.