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Cloa Gragg
Cloa Gragg
Birth: 1 June 1903
Putnam County, Tennessee, USA
Death: 2 February 2014
Lebanon, Tennessee, USA
Age: 110 years, 246 days
Country: United StatesUSA

Cloa Elizabeth Gragg (née Brown; 1 June 1903 – 2 February 2014) was an American supercentenarian whose age is currently pending by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG). She was one of the oldest known people in the US state of Tennessee at the time of her death.


Cloa Gragg was born in Putnam County, Tennessee, USA on 1 June 1903. Her parents were William "Bill" Brown and Martha "Mattie" (née Carr) Brown. She had five siblings.

She married Robert Gragg in 1922. The couple had three children: J.B. Gragg (1923–2005), Billy T. Gragg (deceased) and Arnold Allison Gragg. She was widowed in 1958.

One of her cousins Sallie Dennis (1902–2002) lived to be 100.

Cloa Gragg died in Lebanon, Tennessee, USA on 2 February 2014 at the age of 110 years, 246 days. She is survived by one son Arnold Allison Gragg, two daughters-in-law Doris Gragg and Margaret Gragg; 7 granchildren Angie Russell, Sandy Jones, Loyce Buckner, Kelly Farmer, Reagan Gragg, Barbara Gragg, and Judy Arena; 9 great-granchildren and several great-great-granchildren.