Garners observe 70th wedding anniversary

    Shirley and E. Jean (Alcorn) Garner of Chandlerville celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary. They were married on Aug. 12, 1945 in Chandlerville at the Methodist Parsonage. Shirley farmed and drove a petroleum truck for Ted Harrison. Jean worked outside the home for several years and has since been a homemaker. They are parents of two children, Vicky (Bill) Blessman of Manito and Lindell (Chere Kay) of Virginia. They have five grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, three step-great-grandchildren, and one step-great-great-grandchild. The family celebrated with a dinner at Ponderosa on Aug. 9.

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