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This Adorable 84-Year-Old Florida Woman Is The Powerball Jackpot Winner

Gloria MacKenzie, 84, of Zephyrhills, Florida, has come forward to claim her millions!

1. Nearly three weeks after the May 18 drawing, the sole jackpot winner Gloria MacKenzie claimed her $590 million prize today, Florida Lottery officials announced.

2. MacKenzie purchased the winning quick-pick ticket at a Publix grocery store in Zephyrhills. She is taking the lump sum of $370 million before taxes.

3. MacKenzie did not attend today’s news conference announcing her as the winner, but she did issue a statement saying that someone in front of her at the Publix check-out let her CUT THE LINE.

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Michael Hayes is a senior reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.
 
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