Eliza Jackson turned 100 on the 23rd of July, and her family came to celebrate with smiles matching T-shirts.
Her family says she loves going to church and attends St. Matthews Baptist, citing Psalms 23 as her favorite song.
Mrs. Jackson is the mother of 10 children, 8 girls and 2 boys, and 42 grandchildren. She was born and raised in Greenville, SC, while raising her children there as well.
According to her family she worked most of her life in restaurants, with 25 years of work put into a cafe on Jenkins St., while also taking time to feed members of her neighborhood.
Also, she loves to watch her favorite soap operas on CBS.