Friday, February 3, 2012

102-Year-Old-Man Becomes World's Oldest Person To Have Surgery



John Lawrence Randall - known as Laurie - is at the grand age of 102. The determined pensioner wanted to have the two-hour operation so he could continue his passion for gardening. His grand daughter Gillian Coates, said: 'Even at 101 he was still digging up his garden and he decided on the hip replacement so he could continue with that. Family plan to contact Guinness Book of Records.



7 comments:

Tee-iabo Designs said...

Amazing! God bless him, I hope he gets the chance to break the record.

momto8 said...

pretty incredible!

Judy Haughton-James said...

This is awesome! I am happy that everything went well and I hope he continues to enjoy gardening!

Small Kucing said...

hope all goes well for him

Lindsay said...

What an amazing man!!

Jess@The Secret DMS Files of Fairday Morrow said...

Wow! What an inspiration. I hope the surgery went well and he can garden to his heart's content!

The Randall's said...

Sadly, Great-Granddad passed away on March 3, 2012 of complications unrelated to the surgery. He never regretted having the surgery.

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