Dollie Grissam


Age: 75

Oklahoma woman who was claimed to be possibly the world's oldest living person with Down syndrome in the United States (people who are diagnosed with the condition typically have a life expectancy of up to 60 years), who had lived in rural Rush Springs, Oklahoma with her parents until July 1969 when she was put into a Chickasha nursing care centre due to her parents falling severely ill and has remained at the care unit for the last 47 years.

Cause of Death: Natural causes

Born: February 24, 1941

Died: August 10, 2016

Chickasha, Oklahoma