Category Archives: Anniversaries

Newton, Beverly Owings Celebrate 50th Anniversary

Written on August 30, 2016 at 11:31 am, by

Newton and Beverly (Jette) Owings of Sarasota, FL recently celebrated 50 years of marriage!  In honor of their anniversary, the couple spent three weeks in Hawaii where they enjoyed hiking, snorkeling, swimming, paddle boarding and swimming with dolphins.  Newton graduated from Memphis High School in 1964.  The young couple met in St. Louis while Newton […]

Blessings to Celebrate 60th Anniversary

Written on August 24, 2016 at 4:49 pm, by

Junior and Marilyn Blessing will be celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary on August 28, 2016. Congratulatory cards may be sent to them at 13822 Blessing Drive, Downing, MO  63536.

Arnolds to Celebrate 50th Anniversary

Written on August 2, 2016 at 9:54 am, by

The children and grandchildren of Mr. and Mrs. Okla Arnold, Jr. would like to invite family and friends for their 50th Wedding Anniversary celebration. They were married on August 7, 1966 at Richland Baptist Church in Hitt, MO. Performing the ceremony was the late Rev. Herb Alexander (uncle of bride). Attendants were James Arnold (brother […]

Junior and Millie Elliott Celebrate 60th Anniversary

Written on July 26, 2016 at 10:02 am, by

Junior and Millie will be celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary, hosted by their children on Saturday, August 6th at the Downing Park Shelter House from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. Junior Elliott and Millie May Mounce were married on July 29, 1956 at the United Methodist Church in Memphis. They are the parents of four children, […]

David, Sarah Myers Celebrate 50th Wedding Anniversary

Written on July 5, 2016 at 5:31 pm, by

David and Sarah Myers were joined by a large group of family and friends at the Myers and Kutzner family reunion in Memphis over the Fourth of July weekend to help the couple celebrate their upcoming 50th wedding anniversary. The couple was united in marriage on July 8, 1966 by Rev. John Gooch at the […]

Howells to Celebrate 50th Anniversary with Open House

Written on June 21, 2016 at 9:38 am, by

Larry and Ilene Howell will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on July 2, 2016.  They were married July 2, 1966, at the First Baptist Church of Kahoka. Ilene is the daughter of the late Lowell and Marie Nichols.  Larry is the son of the late Loyd and Helen Howell. Ilene retired after operating a […]

Howell’s Observe 50th Anniversary

Written on June 13, 2016 at 4:57 pm, by

Darrell and Sue Howell of Waterford, Michigan, will observe their 50th wedding anniversary.  They were married June 25, 1966 in Mexico, MO.  They have lived in the Waterford, Michigan area for several years.  They are the parents of two children, Heather and (Ben) Johnson of Chicago and Marc and (Magan) Howell of Springfield, MO.  They […]

Charles, Judy Myers Celebrate 50th Wedding Anniversary

Written on May 31, 2016 at 2:46 pm, by

Charles and Judith Slocum Myers will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, June 4, 2016. Charles was a son of Mike and Ida Witte Myers of Rutledge and Judy’s parents were C. R. (Ray) and Thelma Branstetter Slocum of Baring, MO. They were married at the Christian Church in Memphis by Reverend Howard Merchant […]

Shannan’s Celebrate 50th Anniversary

Written on May 10, 2016 at 4:17 pm, by

Skip and Wanda Shannan will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, May 14th, 2016. They were married May 14, 1966 in Memphis at the Christian Church with Minister Howard Merchant officiating the service.

Wesley, Helen Knupp Celebrating 65 Years of Marriage

Written on May 3, 2016 at 1:25 pm, by

Wesley and Helen Knupp of Wyaconda will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary with an open-house reception hosted by their children.  The open-house will be from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 15, 2016 at the Christian Church in Wyaconda.  Friends and family are invited to attend. The couple requests no gifts. Wesley Knupp and […]