Anniversaries from December 2008
Rhodes - 60 years
Mr. and Mrs. Gene Rhodes of Cape Girardeau celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a family dinner party Nov. 25, 2008, at Celebrations. Hosts were their daughters. Rhodes and Edvira A. Messmer were married Nov. 25, 1948, at St. Augustine Catholic Church in Kelso, Mo., by the Rev. Joseph Keusenkothen...
Eakins - 40 years
Mr. and Mrs. Carl Eakins of Cape Girardeau celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary July 6, 2008, when they and a son visited their daughter and son-in-law for the birth of their first grandchild. Eakins and Donna Kay Stovall were married July 6, 1968, at Crump Assembly of God Church in Crump, by the Rev. Dewell E. Smith. Their attendants were Wilma Rhodes Huffman, JoAnn Seiler Dallas, Jerry Burnett and Earl Stovall...
Oberndorfer - 50 years
ALTENBURG, Mo. -- Harlin and Rose Oberndorfer of Altenburg celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a family trip to Nashville, Tenn., and a dinner at Delmonico's. The couple was married Dec. 6, 1958, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Altenburg...
Crader - 70 years
ORAN, Mo. -- Willard and Wilma Crader of Oran celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary with a family gathering Nov. 9, 2008, at their home. The Craders were married Nov. 10, 1938, at Bloomfield, Mo. They have three sons, Harold (Jan) Crader of St. Louis, Kenneth (Kathy) Crader of Bald Knob, Ark., and Robert (Donna) Crader of Mindoro, Wis...