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Leonard and Ethel Higgins celebrate 50 years of marriage

Higgins Leonard Higgins and Ethel Trice Higgins recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. The couple celebrated their 50th anniversary in the 50th state, Hawaii. The couple was married Aug. 28, 1963. They are the parents of Darryl L. Higgins and Kevin L. Higgins, both of Pine Bluff. They have 10 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. The anniversary dinner at their home on Sept. 2 had about 40 guests.

Earl and Ruth Graham celebrate 66th wedding anniversary

Graham Earl and Ruth Graham of Pine Bluff recently celebrated their 66th wedding anniversary. The Grahams were married in Fort Worth on Aug. 29, 1947, and moved to Pine Bluff in 1957. They are the parents of Bobby (Lydia) Graham of Corpus Christi, Texas, Denise (Jimmy) Grace of Pine Bluff, Dalene Graham of Hot Springs, Zack (Rhonda) Graham of Royal and the late Beverly Ray of El Dorado. Mr. and Mrs. Graham have eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Grady and Janice Kimbrell to celebrate 60 years of marriage

Kimbrell Grady and Janice (Ren) Kimbrell will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on June 8. They were married June 8, 1953, in Warren, Ark., by Rev. White. They grew up in Herbine in Cleveland County. Grady is a barber at Jefferson Square and has been there since 1961. Janice is a homemaker. They have three sons and one daughter; Keith Kimbrell, Mark Kimbrell, Rocky Kimbrell (Lisa) and Traci Easter (Greg). They have four grandchildren; Josh Kimbrell (fiancée Erin Kindy), Samantha Kimbrell, Jake Easter (Tara) and Harley Easter; and two great-grandchildren, Jaden Easter and Ava Easter.

Jack and Margie Owens to celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

Owens In celebration of their 50 years of marriage, Margie and Jack Owens of Pine Bluff will be honored by their children, Sherrie and Randy Phillips, and Wanda and Tony Payne of Pine Bluff, at a reception on Saturday from 1 to 3 p.m. at Camp Taloha, 3300 Taloha Road, in the Sulphur Springs community. On March 26, 1963, Jack D. Owens exchanged vows with Margie M. Conner at Dew Drop United Pentecostal Church of Pine Bluff. They have five grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. The couple requests no gifts. Family and friends are invited to attend.

Donald and Carol Smith to celebrate 50 years of marriage

Smith Donald and Carol Smith will celebrate their 50th anniversary from 2-4 p.m. Saturday at the Church of Christ, 4015 S. Hazel St. They were married March 29, 1963. They are the parents of Denise Rook, Donna Dial, Sherri Caughman and Mari Krussow. They have 11 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Friends and family are invited. Invitations will not be sent.

Billy and Judy Minton to celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

Minton Billy and Judy Minton of Pine Bluff will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception at 2 p.m. Saturday at White Hall United Pentecostal Church. The couple was married March 2, 1963, at Pine Bluff. They have three children, Rickey Minton of Pine Bluff, Sammy Minton of Star City and Reba Sinclair of Humphrey. They also have three grandchildren. Family and friends are invited.