Violet Mosse-Brown, oldest verified living person dies at 117 in Jamaica

Violet Mosse-Brown, oldest verified living person dies at 117 in Jamaica

The news has come just a few days after she was controversially removed from her home in Trelawny, Jamaica.

Jamaican supercentenarian Violet Moss Brown, who was the world's oldest person, died on Friday.

Brown was also predeceased by her son, 97-year-old Harold Fairweather, who passed away shortly after she was declared the world's oldest person in April this year. The mor of six children, four still living, a little" "s merits, master", a bit' for sake of irony, had become head of "store in a local cemetery.

The oldest person in the world who was the last living subject of Queen Victoria and worked for "masters" on a Caribbean sugar plantation has died aged 117. She died at a medical facility in Montego Bay, St James, after a brief illness.

The last days of her life were fraught with tension as Brown was caught in the middle of a dispute among members of her family.

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Jamaica's Prime Minister Andrew Holness shared a photo with Mosse-Brown, as he announced her death Friday and offered condolences.

"Rest In Peace Mrs Mosse-Brown".

She was slated to be visited by personnel from The Guinness Book of World Records. Other panicked family members had no idea where she was.

Loops News quoted Brown in an interview previous year as reflecting on life following the emancipation of Jamaica. She said she enjoyed relaxing on her veranda, watching the passing parade of people and cars going by.

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