Gertrude Weaver


Age: 116

Summary: oldest known person in the United States who became the oldest documented person in the world for less than a week after the April 1 death of 117-year-old Misao Okawa of Japan at the time of her death.

Cause of Death: Pneumonia

Born: July 4, 1898

Died: April 6, 2015

Camden, Arkansas