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Thelma Opal Bostick 01/12/1906-03/27/2012

Services for Thelma Opal Bostick (Ninnie), 106, of Kilgore, will be at 10:00 AM Friday, March 30 at Rader Funeral Home with the Rev. W. Mark Bailey and Rev. Scott Thomas officiating.  The burial will follow at Lakeview Memorial Gardens in Longview, Texas.  The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6 to […]

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E. Texas woman celebrates 106 years – KLTV 7 News Tyler, Longview, Jacksonville |

E. Texas woman celebrates 106 years – KLTV 7 News Tyler, Longview, Jacksonville |.(video)I’m still looking for love… A big day for a little lady in Gregg County, as she celebrates life… at a century + 6. Singing “Please Release Me”, Opal Bostic celebrated her 106th birthday on Thursday at Gregg Home for the Aged. […]

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106 And One to Grow On

What is the secret to long life? According to Opal Bostick, her secret to long life is “eating and sleeping and sleeping and eating.” Bostick, with five generations of her family, celebrated her 106th birthday at the Gregg Home for the Aged Thursday afternoon. Born two years before Henry Ford’s Model T rolled off the […]

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E. Texas woman celebrates 106 years

E. Texas woman celebrates 106 years Submitted by KLTV Web Staff Friday, January 13th, 2012, 11:54am A big day for a little lady in Gregg County, as she celebrates life… at a century + 6. Singing “Please Release Me”, Opal Bostic celebrated her 106th birthday on Thursday at Gregg Home for the Aged.A longtime singer, […]

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