- Indiana Memory
- Allen County Public Library
Nellie McNeal. This sassy-senior brought claim to Monroeville by dancing on the Tonight Show with Johnny Carson on November 2, 1989; she was 100 years old! Born Jan. 6, 1889, she spent her 100th year dancing, writing to her many pen-pals and taking care of her cats on her Lortie Road farm. Nellie also served as Parade Marshall of the 1989 Monroeville Harvest Festival parade.