WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. (WREG)– The City of West Memphis honored its oldest living resident on Monday.
Mrs. Leola Porter, who was born in 1912, received a proclamation for her 110th birthday from Mayor Marco McClendon.
In a Facebook post, the City of West Memphis shared Porter has survived two world wars, 20 presidents, the Great Depression, and a global pandemic.
In her honor, Mayor McClendon declared August 15, 2022, as Mrs. Leola Porter Day.