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Melva Stokes
Melva Stokes
Stokes on her 110th birthday
Birth: 26 May 1909
Rose Hill, North Carolina, USA
Death: 28 December 2019
Danbury, Connecticut, USA
Age: 110 years, 216 days
Country: United StatesUSA

Melva Mae Stokes (26 May 1909 – 28 December 2019) was an American supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).


Melva Stokes was born in Rose Hill, Duplin County, North Carolina, USA on 26 May 1909. She was the oldest grandchild of Enoch and Mary Susan Stokes.

Stokes celebrated her 110th birthday on 26 May 2019, but a birthday party was held two days earlier. She was visited by many relatives on her birthday.

Stokes died in Danbury, Connecticut, USA, on 28 December 2019, at the age of 110 years, 216 days.