Springfield resident turns 105; Mayor names day after her

Springfield resident turns 105; Mayor names day after her (Image 1)
Springfield resident turns 105; Mayor names day after her (Image 1)

A resident at Springfield's National Heathcare Corporation facility turned 105 on Monday.

Lillian Binkley celebrated with family, friends and staff at Caris Healthcare.

Robertson County Mayor Howard Bradley announced and presented a proclamation, designating October 14 as Lillian Binkley Day in Springfield.

Staff members told Smokey Barn News that Binkley is an inspiring woman who occasionally escapes from her room.

The news outlet also said Binkley was born and raised in Robertson County, making NHC her home about a year ago.

*Smokey Barn News contributed to this report.

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