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Columbus twin sisters turn 98

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -

Two Columbus twins have just turned 98 years young.

Mary Shipp Harrow and Martha Shipp Averett celebrated their birthdays on Saturday, July 5, at Sugga's Restaurant on Airport Thruway.

Martha told News Leader 9, "I'm Proud of my family, I'm proud of the community, and I'm proud of you all for recognizing me on this day, and my twin sister. Thank you very much, and if God says so, we'll meet again."

A host of family and friends were there to shower them with gifts and well wishes.

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