Anniversaries from August 2009
Poorman - 50 years
Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Poorman of Scott City celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 2, 2009, by attending the Cal Ripken 9U Midwest Plains Regional Baseball Tournament in Haysville, Kan., to watch their grandson play baseball. A surprise reception was held for them at the ballpark after the game...
Watkins - 50 Years
Mr. and Mrs. Wendell Watkins of Cape Girardeau celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a surprise party June 25, 2009, in San Salvador, El Salvador, with family and friends. Hosts were their daughters and son-in-law, Linda and Rich Miller of O'Fallon, Mo., and Janis Watkins of San Salvador...
Pennington - 50 Years
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- Mr. and Mrs. Rayburn Pennington of Poplar Bluff will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception from 7 to 9 p.m. Aug. 28 at Westwood Baptist Church in Poplar Bluff. Pennington and Ernestine Morrison were married Aug. 27, 1959, at Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Poplar Bluff, by Joe Brandon. Their attendants were Frances Owens and David Pennington...
Smith - 40 Years
Charlie and Carolyn Smith of Jackson recently celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary. The couple was married Aug. 8, 1969, at First Baptist Church in Jackson. They have two sons, Brett (Mandy) and Ryan (Amy) Smith, and two grandsons, Merritt and Luke Smith, all of Jackson...
Sanders - 70 years
Mr. and Mrs. Reece Sanders of Cape Girardeau celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary with a luncheon Aug. 12, 2009, at their home. Hosts were their children and grandchildren. Sanders and Louise Young were married Aug. 12, 1939, at the home of the bride in Brownville, Neb...
Fowler - 50 Years
Mr. and Mrs. Don Fowler of Cape Girardeau celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house and reception July 5, 2009, at Lynwood Baptist Church. Hosts were their children and grandchildren. Fowler and Gloria Ballard were married July 3, 1959, in Paducah, Ky., by the Rev. E.R. Ldad. Their attendants were Linda Jarvis and Jackie Fowler...
Glueck - 50 Years
Mr. and Mrs. Cyril Glueck of Cape Girardeau recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a luncheon and reception at Delmonico's in Jackson. Glueck and the former Dorothy Koenig were married June 20, 1959, at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Glennon, Mo., by the Rev. Quintin Hahn. The reception and dance was held at St. Lawrence Hall in New Hamburg, Mo...
Barker - 50 Years
Mr. and Mrs. Dwight Barker of Cape Girardeau celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 8 with a dinner at the home of their daughter. Hosts were their children. Barker and Evelyn Hinkle were married Aug. 1, 1959, at First General Baptist Church in Cape Girardeau, by the Rev. Bill Cravens...
Brockmire - 40 Years
Mr. and Mrs. Bill Brockmire of Cape Girardeau celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary with a dinner and reception June 7, 2009, at Shadow Rest Lodge. Hosts were their children and friends. Brockmire and Pam Hawkins were married June 7, 1969, at Free Will Baptist Church in Olive Branch, Ill., by the Rev. Fred Drake...
Brockmire - 40 Years
Mr. and Mrs. Larry Brockmire of Cape Girardeau celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary with a party June 13, 2009, at their home. Hosts were their children. Brockmire and Emma Jean Heider were married June 15, 1969, at Emanuel United Church of Christ in Jackson...
Aufdenberg - 40 years
Mr. and Mrs. Richard W. Aufdenberg of Jackson celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary with a picnic supper May 30, 2009, at their home. Aufdenberg and the former Judy Kutscher were married June 21, 1969, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Cape Girardeau...