Richard Washington

 

 

Age: 116?

 

Summary: oldest person in South Carolina believed to be 116 years old, which would have made him one of the nation's oldest residents and possibly the oldest person in the world if his age could have been verified, in which Social Security documents list his birthdate as April 13, 1893 but no birth certificate exists.

 

 

Cause of Death: Infection

 

Born: April 13, 1893?

 

Died: July 7, 2009

 

Location: Darlington, South Carolina