Carol Knapp began her career in nursing before cell phones, iPads and reality television were ever invented!
Greensboro, NC-- Some of us have changed careers either by choice or downsizing.
And, then there are people like 76 year-old Carol Knapp, who dedicate themselves to their career choice.
Knapp has been a nurse at Moses Cone, now Cone Health, for the past 55 years. Tuesday, after more than five decades of taking care of patients, Knapp said goodbye to friends and coworkers at the hospital.
But, can you just let someone leave after 55 years with no fanfare? Of course not! Knapp was given a surprise retirement party at Wesley Long Hospital.
Watch Knapp's amazing story by clicking play in the video window.
WFMY News 2