Mier and Janie Thomure were married March 21, 1965, at Gospel Assembly Church in Cape Girardeau, by the Rev. Charles Lirely. Their attendants were Mary Wren and Larry Mier, brother of the groom.
The Miers have three daughters, Jamie Koch of Chaffee, Mo., Missy Buckner of Scott City, and Joy Corwin of Jefferson City, Mo.
They have 10 grandchildren, Kendall, Brittany, Stephanie and Lindsey Koch; Jared and Jordan Weiss; Levi and Tori Buckner; and Sabrina and Ainsley Corwin.