LongeviQuest is pleased to announce the age validation of Bernice Bohannon of the United States at 111 years old. She was an American supercentenarian born on 14 March 1910 in New Castle, Henry County, Kentucky, USA.

She was the youngest of ten children born to her parents. However, her father was remarried to Margaret “Maggie” Minor Scott when her mother passed away in 1920. After this, she gained seven stepsiblings and, eventually, five half-siblings.

On her wedding day in 1926. (Source: IndyStar)

On her wedding day in 1926.
(Source: IndyStar)

Bernice met her future husband, Buford Bohannon when she was attending public school in New Castle. The couple got married in 1926 and they moved to Indianapolis, Indiana, right away after the wedding. She conceived three children with her husband.

Her husband passed away due to cancer in 1980. On the other hand, Bernice Bohannon died on 5 July 2021 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. She was 111 years old at the time of her death.

For more information, please view Bernice Bohannon’s Directory Profile here.