Former art director, ‘trailblazer’ celebrates 107th birthday in Raleigh independent living facility

RALEIGH, N.C. (WTVD) – A resident at the Independence Village of Olde Raleigh received a special 107th birthday celebration Friday. Miriam Jones, born in 1913 in Wilson, N.C., was treated to a socially distant parade of friends and family members, as well as Raleigh Police Department and Fire Department officers.