Anniversaries from October 2010
Billiard -- 50 years
Ron and Karen Billiard, 1305 Marblecrest Drive, Fort Scott, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with their families. With them were their daughters, Robin, with husband Brad Hartman, and Tonya, with husband Kevin Barnes. Also sharing the day were grandchildren Grant and Heather Hartman, Brett Hartman and Jonathon Barnes...
Hartline -- 50 years
Jack B. and Linda Hartline, of Nevada, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with family and friends in Las Vegas, Nev., in October 2010. The couple have three children: Jack Hartline, Nevada, Terri Hartline-Hardin, Springfield; and Sherri Hartline-Thomasson, of Leavenworth, Kan.; three grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren...
Daly -- 60 years
Bob and Winnie Daly, Fort Scott, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Saturday, Oct. 30, 2010, from 2 to 4 p.m., with a reception at the Hammond Community Center, north of Fort Scott. Take Highway 69 north to Soldier Road exit, then about one mile east...
Ward --30 years
Jack and Shelly Ward, of Milo, Mo., will observe their 30th wedding anniversary on Oct. 29, 2010. Jack and the former Shelly Ort were married on Oct. 29, 1980, in Tucumcari, N.M. The couple have six children and 14 grandchildren. A celebration reception of their "pearl" anniversary, hosted by their daughters, will begin at 4 o'clock at the Wards' home in Milo, on Oct. 30, and is open to family and friends...
Baker -- 60 years
Jesse and Virginia Baker, of Nevada, observed their 60th wedding anniversary on Oct. 15, 2010. The Bakers have been blessed with six children: two daughters, Cindy Hough, El Dorado Springs, Mo., and Twila Morrow, Nevada, and four sons, Jesse R. Baker Jr., state of Washington, Timmy W. Baker, Sheldon, Dennis L. Baker, Nevada, and Kendall D. Baker, Richards, Mo. They have 15 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren, one grandson is deceased...
Willson -- 50 years
Gilbert and Eleanor Willson, of Nevada, will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Oct. 23, 2010. The Willsons will be honored with a reception, open to friends and family, from 2 to 5 p.m. at the community center in Nevada. The event will be hosted by their children, Debbie and Marty Wheatley of Tijeras, N.M., Rob and Allison Willson of Archie, Mo., and granddaughters Kelsey, Emily, Breanne, and Claire Wilson...
Grant -- 68 years
Charles and Darlene Grant, Chanute, Kan., will be celebrating their 68th wedding anniversary on Oct. 14, 2010. The family notes that cards would be appreciated and may be addressed to the honorees at 920 S. Evergreen Ave., Chanute, KS 66720.
Sewell -- 25 years
Rick and Brenda Sewell, of Golden City, Mo., will soon celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary. The two were married Oct. 19, 1985, in Sheldon, Mo. Rick and Brenda are blessed with two children, Ricky Lee Sewell, of Golden City, and Shani Lauren (Sewell) Nichols, of Derby, Kan...
Fowler -- 50 years
Clinton and Kathryn Fowler, of Sheldon, Mo., will observe their 50th wedding anniversary on Oct. 14, 2010. Clinton and the former Kathryn Rawlings were married Oct. 14, 1960, in Harrison, Ark. In lieu of a reception, their children and families gave and accompanied them on a week-long trip to Myrtle Beach, S.C., in September...
Hall -- 50 years
Allen and Betty Hall, of Pittsburg, Kan., will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception from 2 to 4 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 10, at the Homer Cole Senior Citizen Center, 3003 N. Joplin Street, in Pittsburg. Allen Hall and Betty Anderson were married Oct. 8, 1960, in LaCygne, Kan...
Janes -- 50 years & Franks -- 40 years
Jerry and Carol Janes and Larry and Johnna Franks together will celebrate 90 years of marriage in October -- the Janes' 50th wedding anniversary and the Franks' 40th wedding anniversary. To honor the couples, an anniversary celebration is planned for Oct. 9, 2010, at the Janes' home, 19642 S. 1000 Road, Nevada. The celebration will include an anniversary dinner and reception at 6 p.m., and is open to all friends. The couples have requested the omission of gifts...
Stonebraker -- 60 years
A family celebration in honor of Mr. and Mrs. Edward T. Stonebraker, El Dorado Springs, was held on Saturday, Sept. 25, 2010, at the El Dorado Springs Senior Center. Edward and Elizabeth were married Sept. l9, 1950, at All Saints Catholic Church, in St. Peters, Mo...