92yr Old Woman Adopts 76yr Old Woman

Published On June 11, 2015 | By Cordell Green | Blogs, Country Mornings, Mornings

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When Mary Smith was a child, her father died and her mother fell ill and was unable to care for her. So her older cousin, Muriel, stepped in to look after her. Over the decades, the two women formed a mother-daughter connection.

Earlier this week, the two decided to make it official and went to Dallas County Court where 92 yr old Muriel officially adopted 72 yr old Mary.  Said Muriel of her younger cousin, now daughter: “I have worked jigsaw puzzles, and my life had been a beautiful picture. But one piece was missing, and that was Mary. And now I’ve got that piece in place. Officially!”


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