Marie and Jack Parsons celebrated 65 years of blessed marriage on September 7. Both residents at Brookfield Assisted Living, the Parsons’ spent the day surrounded by family and friends.

They were married in Hutchinson, Kansas, where Jack was serving in the U.S. Navy. Jack grew up in Mississippi and Marie in the Hutchinson area. They attend First United Methodist Church, Claremore. They have four children: Suzie Woods (Russell), Bill (Sandy), Bob, and Lucy Milliser.

Congratulations to Marie and Jack!