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94-year-old woman gets a surprise visit

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Edith Mathis gets a visit from U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas. Edith Mathis gets a visit from U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas.
RICHMOND HILL, GA (WTOC) -

A 94-year-old woman got quite a Christmas Day surprise.

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas paid a special visit to Edith Mathis who lives in an assisted living home in Richmond Hill. Mathis met Thomas' grandparents years ago in his hometown of Pinpoint near Isle of Hope.

Thomas was in the area visiting his mother and decided to stop by and wish Mathis a Merry Christmas. Thomas also signed a copy of his new book during his visit.

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