Couple celebrates 75th anniversary

By Norm Cannada

Courtesy The Journal


Ernie Mitchell said one guest at Saturday’s event celebrating his parents’ anniversary wasn’t able to find a card he thought would be appropriate for the occasion.

“He went out looking for a card, but he couldn’t find one that said, ‘75th anniversary,’” Ernie said.

It’s not a typo or a joke — Ernie’s parents, Lloyd and Marie Mitchell, were married in Walnut Ridge, Ark., on Jan. 27, 1945.

They said their vows and were pronounced husband and wife by C.P. McCullough just five

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