Mrs. Emogene Creque Is The Virgin Islands’ Newest Centenarian

The Territory’s newest centenarian, Mrs. Emogene Augusta Creque is photographed seated and surrounded by Government officials including Minister for Health and Social Development, Honourable Carvin Malon; Minister for Natural Resources, Labour and Immigration, Honourable Vincent Wheatley, as well as family and friends. Mrs. Creque celebrated her 100th birthday on Monday, July 22. As part of the Government of the Virgin Islands’ tradition to honour ‘golden citizens’, she received a $5,000 cheque as well as a birthday card issued by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. (Photo Credit: Ronnielle Frazer/GIS)