• Created Date
  • 1989
  • Description
  • 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.
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