Anniversaries from September 2012
Ruble - 50 Years
Mr. and Mrs. James "Larry" Ruble of Jackson celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday in St. Louis with family and friends. Ruble and Elma Cox were married Sept. 29, 1962, in St. Louis. The couple has two children, James Ruble Jr. of St. Louis, and Lori Ann Ruble Eftink who is deceased. They have four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren...
Spencer - 50 Years
Gordon and Fay Spencer of Cape Girardeau celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday at their home. The couple was married Sept. 15, 1962, in Merced, Calif. They have two daughters, Glenna (Denny) Sumner of Martin, Tenn., and Darla (Doug) Gavin of St. Louis. They have a granddaughter, Erin Sumner of Martin...
Abernathy - 50 Years
Mr. and Mrs. George "Kelly" Abernathy of Friedheim celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a dinner Aug. 17, 2012, at The Water's Edge in Gordonville. Hosts were their children. Abernathy and Louisa "Liz" Ross were married Aug. 15, 1962, at Zalma, by the Rev. Lacey. Their attendants were their parents...
Cox - 65 Years
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Cox of Whitewater celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary Aug. 25, 2012, at Arbor General Baptist Church, with a gathering of family and friends. Guests attended from Scott City, Delta, Whitewater, Arbor, Webster Groves, Cape Girardeau, Jackson and Bonne Terre, Mo., and Kentucky...
Roberts - 50 Years
Mr. and Mrs. Richard Roberts of Jackson recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in Branson, Mo. Hosts were their children. Roberts and Joann Brumlow were married Aug. 21, 1962, in Paducah, Ky. He served more than 30 years in the U.S. Air Force, then with the National Guard. He retired after more than 20 years at Noranda in Marston, Mo. Joann volunteered more than 20 years at Sikeston Public Library...