Born: Sept. 13, 1911.
Hometown: Near St. Louis, Mo.
Parents: Benedicktus and Grace Smith. Benedicktus also lived more than 100 years.
Siblings: Two older brothers, now deceased.
Husband: The late Russell Smith, whom she met while visiting family in the Warren area.
Work: Press operator at General Motors Lordstown for more than 30 years.
Church: Emmanuel Lutheran Church, Warren, which she attended faithfully every Sunday.
Current residence: Shepherd of the Valley.
Formerly of: Warren.
Key to living to 100: “Minding your own business.”
Outlook on 100: “Doesn’t feel any different than being 99.”