Daily Archives: December 28, 2011

Guyana’s oldest – Ismay Spooner – turns 111

Guyana’s oldest – Ismay Spooner -turns 111

DECEMBER 28, 2011 | BY  |

By Leon Suseran

Two years ago, she was featured in this newspaper on her 109th birth anniversary.  Since then Kaieteur News has placed Mrs. Ismay Spooner, Guyana’s oldest living person, exactly where she deserves to be…on a pinnacle. This much appreciated and treasured senior citizen is truly a gem among us. Her gracing the pages of this newspaper has resulted in many organizations and individuals becoming aware of the existence of this great soul.

Pandit Suresh Sugrim receives a loving hug from 111-year-old Mrs Ismay Spooner

Mrs. Spooner, a resident of Little Africa, Corriverton, Berbice, celebrated her 111th birthday  yesterday and received a special visit from President of the New Jersey Arya Samaj Humanitarian Mission (NJASHM), Pandit Suresh Sugrim and his family. He also took some items for her.   Continue reading