|Birth:||4 March 1888|
|Death:||3 December 2001|
South Australia, Australia
|Age:||113 years, 274 days|
Mears is the second-oldest validated person ever from Australia, behind Christina Cock, and the oldest validated person from the state of South Australia. She was never the oldest living person in Australia as Cock was older than her and living at the time of her death.
- Table A - Verified Supercentenarians (Listed Chronologically By Birth Date) Gerontology Research Group
- Photo Gallery for Supercentenarians born in the year 1888, as of April 4, 2016 Gerontology Research Group