84-Year-Old Woman Claims Big Powerball Jackpot

Posted on: 9:50 pm, June 5, 2013, by , updated on: 09:54pm, June 5, 2013


(Tallahassee, FL) An 84-year-old Florida woman is the winner of a giant Powerball lottery prize.

Gloria Mckenzie of Zephyrhills claimed her prize more than two weeks after the drawing.

Lottery officials say she purchased five quick pick tickets at a grocery store.

One of them matched all the numbers for the $590 million jackpot.

Mckenzie is taking the prize in a lump sum.

After taxes that’s about $270 million.

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