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Tyler native celebrates 100th birthday

“It’s no secret what God can do, it is all because of Him and I thank God for His grace and mercy.”
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Pearlie V. Edwards celebrates her 100th birthday.

TYLER, Texas — A Tyler native turns 100 years old today. Pearlie V. Edwards was born on Feb. 15, 1922 in Tyler and now resides in Shady Grove, Tyler.

Her secret to living to celebrate becoming a centenarian? She says, “It’s no secret what God can do, it is all because of Him and I thank God for His grace and mercy.”

A parade will be held Saturday for Edwards to celebrate her 100th birthday with family and friends.

Read more from our CBS19 paper partner, Tyler Morning Telegraph.

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