Death of Beatrice Farve

April 30, 1895 - January 19, 2009
Brunswick, Georgia | Age 113

World's second oldest person dies at 113.
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BRUNSWICK, Ga. - Beatrice Farve, considered by Guinness World Records to be the second-oldest person in the world, died Monday. She was 113.

Farve died in her sleep at the Brunswick home she'd maintained since she was 21, her daughter, Joan Farve, told The Associated Press on Tuesday.

Farve became the second-oldest person earlier this month with the death of 115-year-old Maria de Jesus of Portugal, said Robert Young, a senior gerontology consultant for Guinness World Records...

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