Deptford Woman Celebrates 100th Birthday

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A very special lady in Deptford got the surprise of a lifetime to celebrate a huge milestone.

Ms. Helen Smith turned 100-years-old on Friday, June 9th, and her friends at Centers Health Care decided to throw her a special surprise party.

As a birthday gift, the Mayor's Office sent her a plaque to commemorate her life and achievements.

Helen was born in 1917 in Camden and was one of seven kids in her family.

The day was filled with music, cake, and a lot of laughs.

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