Category Archives: Anniversaries

Sam, Sheila Berkowitz to Celebrate 50th Wedding Anniversary

Written on May 28, 2019 at 12:53 pm, by

Sam and Sheila Berkowitz of Memphis will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on May 30th.  The Rev. William Davidson of the First Christian Church in Kirksville performed the double-ring ceremony at the Kirksville Shamrock Inn.  Sam is the son of the late Joseph Berkowitz and the late Naomi Foster.  Sheila is the daughter of Elverean […]

Prathers to Celebrate 70th Anniversary

Written on February 5, 2019 at 3:42 pm, by

Lew and Willa Prather of rural Memphis will be celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary later this month. The couple was married on February 20, 1949 by Rev. Longstreth at the Memphis United Methodist Church. Correspondence may be sent to Lew & Willa Prather at 19386 CR 603, Memphis, MO 63555.

Brewers to Celebrate 50th Anniversary

Written on January 1, 2019 at 12:08 pm, by

The children of Jim and Sue Jane (Carroll) Brewer of Downing, MO are hosting an open house in honor of the couples’ 50th Wedding Anniversary on Sunday, January 6, 2019 from 2 – 4 p.m. at the Downing Christian Church.  They were married January 4, 1969 at the Downing Christian Church in Downing, MO.  Their […]

Lon, Barb Creath 50th Wedding Anniversary

Written on November 20, 2018 at 11:25 am, by

Lon and Barb (Gooden) Creath will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.  They were married on December 1,1968, at the Milton Christian Church.  Their daughters, Jennifer, Jina, and Jocelyn, will be hosting an open house on Saturday, December 1, 2018, from 1:00-3:30 p.m. at the Milton Christian Church (handicapped accessible).  Please come and join in […]

Chuck, Carol Williams Celebrate 50th Anniversary

Written on October 30, 2018 at 11:32 am, by

Charles A. (Chuck) Williams and Carol Lynn Hartman were united in marriage November 23, 1968 at the Christian Church in Gorin, MO with the Reverend David Stout officiating. Mrs. Williams taught piano lessons from the age of 14. After college, she taught music in the Keokuk, IA, Hamilton, IL, and Clark County, MO elementary schools. […]

Alexanders Celebrate 70th Anniversary

Written on October 23, 2018 at 10:29 am, by

Charles and Ruth Alexander will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary on November 5th. A card shower has been requested to help the couple celebrate the momentous occasion. Correspondence may be sent to Charles and Ruth Alexander at the Scotland County Residential Terrace at 434 E. Sigler, Room 3B, Memphis, MO 63555. Charles and Ruth were […]

Basil, Ramona Anders Celebrate 60th Anniversary

Written on June 12, 2018 at 10:11 am, by

Basil and Ramona Jackson Anders will celebrate their 60th anniversary June 21, 2018. They were married at the home of Reverend Archie Cooper in Kirksville, MO. They are the parents of two daughters and two sons. They have 11 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Basil and Ramona have resided on the same farm for all 60 […]

Florence and Harold Tibbs Celebrate 70th Wedding Anniversary

Written on June 5, 2018 at 11:58 am, by

Florence and Harold Tibbs celebrated their 70 year marriage anniversary with their six children, their spouses, 24 grandchildren, and 13 great-grandchildren during a joyous occasion in Las Vegas on June 3rd. Florence, daughter of Earl and Mary Walton of Gorin, and Harold, son of Marvin and Marie Tibbs of Rutledge, were united in marriage at […]

Tom, Patricia Fender Celebrate 50th Wedding Anniversary

Written on March 6, 2018 at 11:12 am, by

Fifty years ago on March 8, 1968, Tom and Patricia (Hill) Fender came together in marriage at the United Methodist Church in Kirksville, MO To this union, four children were born Timothy Fender (Charlotte), Christopher Fender (Karen), Melanie Fender (Ali El-Fenaish), and Jennifer Mallett (Curtis) They have eight grandchildren, Dawndee Reineke (Brandon), Tyler Fender, Jack […]

Pam, Dale Thomas Celebrate 25th Anniversary

Written on January 9, 2018 at 12:38 pm, by

Mr. and Mrs. Dale Thomas of Jefferson City, formerly of Memphis, recently celebrated their 25th anniversary with a family vacation in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Dale Thomas and Pam Miller were married on December 19, 1992 at the First Baptist Church in Memphis. They have four sons, Brett Thomas and his wife Ashley of St. […]