Meet Irene Crump and Phyllis Jones – twin sisters who just celebrated their 100th birthday together!
The twins were born 25 minutes apart on November 20th, 1916 and went to the same school, had the same first jobs, and now even live together in Stourbridge, Worcestershire! Just recently, the duo celebrated their remarkable 100th birthday with a Sunday roast and 48 friends and family members.
“We celebrated our 90th together, and last year we celebrated our 99th birthday too. Hard work and good food is our secret, that’s all I can put it down to.”
The sisters didn’t ask for gifts on their birthday, instead, they requested donations for the air ambulance. “We haven’t got all the money in yet but we think we’ve done pretty well, it’s a cause close to our heart,” Irene said. How sweet!
Meet Irene Crump and Phyllis Jones
The twin sisters just celebrated their 100th birthday together
They were born 25 minutes apart on November 20th, 1916
They also went to the same school
Had the same first jobs
And now even live together
“We often celebrate our special birthdays together, and we had a lovely day,” Irene, the younger of the two said
Their secret to a long life?
“Hard work and good food is our secret, that’s all I can put it down to”