Sweet 116, Lynn woman may be nation’s oldest

Angelina Joseph kissing her mom Dorrisile Dervis, along with her grandchild Angelet Dorvilas-Gedeon and three great grandchildren Kyandra Dorleans, Oliviah Gedeon and Carter Gedeon. (Owen O'Rourke )
LYNN — Possibly the oldest person in the country, 116-year-old Dorrisile Dervis, lives right in town and spends her days surrounded by family. Dervis is a Haitian immigrant — she came to the United States by boat in the late 1970s. She’s not yet a U.S. citizen, but her family is in the process of…

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