Bob and Doris (Taylor) Prince of McLeansboro will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on July 4.
The couple were married on July 4, 1949, in a double wedding ceremony with their friends Darwin “Lefty” and Helen (Webb) Ray at Morganfield, Ky.
They are the parents of two children, Pamela (Prince)(Ingram) Neff and Greg and Angel (Clark) Prince. They have four grandchildren, Heather (Brian) Lux, Kyle (Tiffany) Ingram, Bobbie (Artie) Malchert and Erin Jo Prince. They have also been blessed with four-and-three-quarter grandchildren, Carli Lux, Drew Lux, Laila Malchert, Kloey Ingram and Benjamin Malchert who is due in August.
The couple will be honored with a reception on July 20 at the Carlton Activity Center behind First Baptist Church beginning at 3 p.m. No gifts, please.