Emma Lowery Massey,who may have been the oldest person in...

Deaths Elsewhere

June 19, 1999

Emma Lowery Massey,who may have been the oldest person in the world, died Monday in Lubbock, Texas. Although she never had the records to prove her age, friends said they believed she was 118. The nursing home where she lived since 1990 recorded her birth date as Jan. 15, 1881.

Dolores Jimenez Alcantara,90, one of flamenco's leading singers, suffered a brain hemorrhage during a performance last weekend and died Monday in Malaga, Spain.

Cecil Morgan,100, a leader of the group of state legislators who impeached Gov. Huey P. Long in 1929, died Monday in New Orleans. He and others started talking about impeachment after Mr. Long tried to impose a 5-cent-a-barrel tax on oil refined in Louisiana.

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