Anniversaries from February 2005
VanWinkles observe 50th
Morris and Margie VanWinkle of Cape Girardeau celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Feb. 5, 2005. They were honored at a luncheon and reception at Mount Auburn Christian Church, hosted by their children, Sandra Conklin of Cape Girardeau, Cindy Rouggly of Jackson, and Robert VanWinkle of Fort Worth, Texas...
Goodins married 50 years
James and Carolyn Goodin of Cape Girardeau observed their 50th wedding anniversary Feb. 25, 2005. A reception will be held later, hosted by their children. Goodin and Carolyn Abernathy were married Feb. 25, 1955, at Grace United Methodist Church by the Rev. George Heslar. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Oliver Goodin of Charleston, Mo. She is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Abernathy of Cape Girardeau...
Davis couple wed 70 years
ORAN, Mo. -- Mr. and Mrs. Dick Davis of Oran observed their 70th wedding anniversary Feb. 18, 2005. Davis and the former Mary E. Buell were married Feb. 18, 1935, in Etowah, Ark., by the Rev. Brent Shawl. The couple has 10 children, Leon Davis of Delta, La., Peggy Lape and Jane Swain of Chaffee, Mo., Bill Davis of Valrico, Fla., Glenn Davis and Janice Franklin of Oran, Lavern Warren of Greenwood, Mo., Mary Lou Penhale of Grovetown, Ga., and Sue Hagan of Jacksonville, Fla. ...
Bridges to mark 50 years
BERTRAND, Mo. -- The Rev. and Mrs. Tom L. Bridges of Bertrand will observe their 50th wedding anniversary with a tea from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at First Baptist Church in Tamms, Ill. Hosts are their children. The couple was married Feb. 26, 1955, at Elco Baptist Church in Elco, Ill., by the Rev. Bill Robertson...
Knights observe 60th event
Mr. and Mrs. Wallace R. Knight of Cape Girardeau celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a reception Jan. 22, 2005, at Saxony Village Activity Center. Knight and Frances Ione Brorein were married Jan. 22, 1945, in Fort Campbell, Ky. They are formerly of Advance, Mo. He was a banker in Lutesville and Mrs. Knight was an elementary school music supervisor in Poplar Bluff, Mo...