Bill and Rosalie Jones

Monday, April 22, 2013

Bill and Rosalie Jones of Poplar Bluff, Mo., celebrated 60 years of marriage Sunday, April 21, 2013. The couple was married at the home of the bride's parents, Hilda and Loyd Hopkins, with the bridegroom's grandfather, Sidney Jones, performing the ceremony near Jonesboro, Ark.

The couple was blessed with two children: daughter, Lisa (Ed) DeGaris of Poplar Bluff and son Lane (Paula) Jones of Oak Ridge, Mo. They have five grandchildren, Christopher (Michelle) DeGaris, Elizabeth (Max) Christian, Ross (Pam) DeGaris, all of Poplar Bluff, Dylan Jones and Jesses Jones of Austin, Texas. They enjoy the added blessing of nine great-grandchildren, Abby, Luke, Annalise, Emma, Ashton, Stephanie, Garren, Shianne, Kara and a great-great-grandson, Brody.

A family gathering was hosted by the children and grandchildren Saturday, April 20. A trip may be taken later.

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