Donald and Brenda Persons to celebrate 50th anniversary


Donald and Brenda (Tipton) Persons of Pine Bluff will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012.

Donald and Brenda were married on Aug. 4, 1962, at Landmark Missionary Baptist Church in Stuttgart.

After 13 years, Brenda retired from managing Life Uniform in 2011. Donald worked 47 years in the grocery business managing stores for Safeway in Stuttgart and Harvest Foods in Hot Springs and Pine Bluff. He retired in 2007 from County Market.

Donald and Brenda were blessed with two daughters, Penny and Leslie; a son-in-law, Bruce; four wonderful grandchildren, Eric and his wife Kristie, Lee, Spencer and Tessie; and two great-grandchildren, Libby and Jack.

The celebration will be at First Assembly of God Church, 912 North College, Stuttgart, from 2-4 p.m. Friends and family are invited to attend.