Anniversaries from September 2009
Dauben -- 50 years
Verdon H. Dauben and Chelsa J. (Travis) Dauben, Fort Scott, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 6, 2009, at Gunn Park. They were married on Sept. 11, 1959, at the First Baptist Church, Fort Scott, with the Rev. John Hooge officiating. The couple have two children, Joe and Joyce; and six grandchildren. The reception was hosted by Joe and Angie Dauben and Steve and Joyce Larsen, along with their children...
Guthrie -- 40 years
Bud and Charlie Guthrie, of Nevada, Mo., celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on Sept. 15, 2009, at Big Cedar Lodge, in Branson, Mo. Bud and the former Charlie Baines, were married on Sept., 15, 1969, in Webb City, Mo. The couple have one son, Brett Guthrie and wife Elana of Parker, Colo.; two daughters, Michelle Guthrie, of the home, and Christy Guthrie-Strauss and husband Chad, of Rogers, Ark. They have three grandchildren, Kylie and Kaelen Guthrie and Jake Strauss...
Pearson -- 25th
Marty and Tena (Miller) Pearson, of Fulton, Kan., are celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary. The couple were married Sept. 16, 1984, in Fort Scott. The Pearsons have three children.
Hixon -- 25 years
Robert and Sheila Hixon celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Aug. 22, 2009, at Gunn Park. The couple were married on Aug. 18, 1984, at Community Christian Church in Fort Scott, Kan. The couple has a daughter, Samantha Hixon and a son, Joseph Hixon...
Kerley -- 60 years
Richard L. Kerley and Joyce Mae Briggs were married on Sept. 4, 1949, in Arcadia, Kan. Richard Kerley is the former owner and operator of the Sinclair Service Station on Third and Margrave Streets in Fort Scott. He is also a retired employee of USD 234. Joyce was a stay-at-home mom for many years and then worked for Whiteside's IGA before she retired...