marriage

Ray and Bobbie Tolbert set to celebrate 70 years of marriage

Ray and Bobbie Tolbert set to celebrate 70 years of marriage

Wind chimes ring as Ray and Bobbie Tolbert sit inside their screened in porch on a warm September afternoon. They have a view of the water from their home in Holley and just a few feet away is a large tree in the backyard. It’s where the couple was married nearly 70 years ago. Read […]

Love at first sight for the Fosters

Love at first sight for the Fosters

Jerry Foster remembers the first time he and his wife of 50 years crossed paths. He first saw Jan at a dance at a Knights of Columbus Hall in Virginia on December 28, 1965. Jerry said Jan was wearing a green dress and had blond hair. A live band was playing. Read the full article […]

Harry and Evelyn built a marriage that lasts

Harry and Evelyn built a marriage that lasts

Harry Adams said he wouldn’t trade his wife for anything in the world. Evelyn, his wife of 77 years, quickly chimes in with a pretty funny response. “Well you couldn’t now, not in the shape you are in,” Evelyn said with a laugh. “You are stuck with me.” That lighter moment offers a glimpse into […]

Learn helpful tools before saying ‘I do’

Learn helpful tools before saying ‘I do’

Before You Tie the Knot, a free premarital skill-building class for engaged couples, those already married and singles looking to be better prepared for a healthy relationship, could be offered much closer to home. Offered in Milton by Smart Grant under the UF/IFAS Extension Office, the 5-week course is hosted every Tuesday from 12 to […]

Bill Festing and Marie Wager to join together in marriage Saturday

Bill Festing and Marie Wager to join together in marriage Saturday

True love isn’t an easy thing to find in any lifetime. William (Bill) Festing and Marie Wager, however, have found it together in their 90s. This coming Saturday at 2 p.m., the two will be joined in marriage in a private ceremony at The Beacon Senior Living Facility in Gulf Breeze. Read the full article […]

Welcome to Married Life

Welcome to Married Life

With all the details that go into organizing a once-in-a-lifetime party for 50, 100, 200 or more of your nearest and dearest, it’s easy to forget that life goes on after the big day is over. Read the full article in the Feb. 11 issue of Navarre Press. Click HERE to subscribe for as little […]