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106-year-old Arizona woman celebrates birthday at Taco Bell

A 106-year-old woman in Arizona celebrated her birthday -- where else? Taco Bell, of course.

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Myrtis Jewel Painter had a festive celebration at a Taco Bell in Phoenix, according to KTVK-TV, as family and friends brought gifts and employees decorated the fast food restaurant.

“I think Taco Bell is a good place to come to, I really do,” Painter told KTVK.

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The restaurant owner, Greg Gladden, agreed. 

“At 106? And they want to come to Taco Bell? And hang out with me?“ Gladden asked. “It’s just amazing."

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Painter was born in east Texas in 1912 and moved to Phoenix in 1932, where she met and married her husband and helped run a family shoe business for years, according to the news station.

Painter’s Taco Bell birthday meal? Tacos and Mexican pizza.

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