There are two things about 98-year-old Verna Oller that just about anyone around her neigborhood in Long Beach, Washington can tell you. She was feisty, and she was frugal.
She was so frugal that she never went to a hairdresser. After all, she could cut her own hair for free.
She refused to buy new shoelaces and improvised by looping the zipper from an old coat through her boots.
When her longtime friends, Guy and Carolyn Glenn, bought her a new coat on sale, she sent it right back. She...Full Story