Feb 16, 2015 – Pictures: African American Single Mum Of 4 Wins $188M Powerball Jackpot Lottery In Shallotte, North Carolina
Meet Marie Holmes, Single Mother Of 4, $188Million Powerball Lottery Winner In North Carolina
Meet 26-year-old Marie Holmes, a North Carolina-based woman who recently won a whopping $188 Million in Powerball Jackpot lottery.
The single mother of four was among the 3 people who won $564 Million Powerball jackpot recently.
The young woman based in Shallotte who claimed her prize on Thursday consulted with lawyers and financial expert in order to safe guard the winnings.
Marie Holmes said she quit her jobs at McDonald and Wal-mart to take care of her 4 children, one of whom is battling cerebral palsy.
On how she’ll spend the money, Miss Holmes said she will give to her church, buy a new house and set up college funds for her children.
She took home $127 million after taxes.
Two other winning tickets were sold in Puerto Rico and Texas.
She is the first person to come forward to claim the money.
Whaoooo , she is set up for life. Hope she can manage it properly.