In this April 16, 2008, photo, Mamie J. Rearden, poses in Edgefield, S.C. Readen, a 114-year-old South Carolina woman who was the oldest living U.S. citizen, has died, two of her daughters said Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013. (AP Photo/The Augusta Chronicle, Michael Holahan)

Photo by: Michael Holahan

In this April 16, 2008, photo, Mamie J. Rearden, poses in Edgefield, S.C. Readen, a 114-year-old South Carolina woman who was the oldest living U.S. citizen, has died, two of her daughters said Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013. (AP Photo/The Augusta Chronicle, Michael Holahan)