Neil and Betty Swanson celebrate their 60th anniversary

Staff reports

Neil and Betty Swanson will celebrate their 60th Anniversary Jan. 30, 2009. Betty Beard of Aledo and Neil Swanson of Joy were married Jan. 30, 1949 in the Aledo Methodist Church.

They have four children: Joan (Rick) Bargar, Taylor Ridge; Jon (Chris) Swanson, Viola; Steve (Madeline) Swanson, Alabaster, Ala. and Shirley (Don) Miles, Cabea Ala.; 12 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren.

They have lived in the Joy area except for the two years Neil was in the army.

They have spent the last 20 years in their R.V. on the move. Winter address is 3154 Highway  42 Calua, Ala. 35040.