‘You’re only as old as you feel!’ 89-year-old woman serves as a bridesmaid for her beloved granddaughter – and ends up being the life and soul of the party

Young at heart: Christine Quinn (center), from Plymouth, Pennsylvania, asked her 89-year-old grandmother Nana Betty (far right) to be on of her bridesmaids for her May 2 wedding in Philadelphia

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An 89-year-old grandmother proved age is nothing more than a number when she agreed to be one of her granddaughter’s bridesmaids, joining a group of the bride’s closest friends – and proving she could more than keep up with the younger member of the bridal party.

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Christine Quinn, from Plymouth, Pennsylvania, told the Huffington Post she asked Betty Govern, or Nana Betty for short, to stand beside her at her May 2 nuptials simply because she is one of her best friends.

And while the octogenarian repeatedly asked her granddaughter if she was sure she wanted her to be a bridesmaid, Nana Betty ended up having a blast – choosing to get on the party bus with the wedding party instead of ‘going home to rest’.

Radiant smile: Betty Govern, or Nana Betty for short, looked radiant in a strapless Jenny Yoo gown featuring a sweetheart neckline

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Source: Daily Mail