This woman was told she wouldn't live to be older than 14 – but she's just celebrated her 90th birthday

By Litaletu Zidepa
26 September 2016

Bessie has defied the odds by living a long, full life.

Doctors told Bessie George she wouldn’t live to be older than 14. But decades have passed since then, and Bessie has defied the odds by living a long, full life – in fact, she just celebrated her 90th birthday.

Read her story in the new issue of YOU, in stores now. Get a copy online here.

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