Mid-South Holocaust survivor gets special 90th birthday surprise

Mid-South Holocaust survivor turns 90

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Sunday a Mid-Southerner who survived the Holocaust celebrated her 90th birthday in a very special way.

Jeannine Paul was surprised by her son with a caravan of her favorite people all while a former “The Voice” contestant Mandi Thomas serenaded her.

Paul, with a big smile on her face, sat outside in her lawn chair blowing kisses as cars drove by.

“I’ve had a long life and everyone that was here today knew that I’m a Holocaust survivor,” said Paul. “I’m one of the lucky ones. I never thought I would make it to 90.”

Paul told WMC she was extremely touched overwhelmed by her birthday surprise.

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