Jack E. and Patricia Graham celebrated 65 years of marriage.
They married Dec. 19, 1947, and settled in Lavalette to raise their three children, Jackie (Randy) Hensley, Mark Graham and Lisa (Jim) Dandelet. They have five grandchildren, Travis Hensley, Holly Hensley, Lindsey (Seth) Jeffrey, Jason Dandelet and Mackenzie Graham, and two great-grandchildren, Taylor Hensley and Baby Boy Jeffrey, due January 2013.
Jack is retired from Owens-Illinois, and Patricia is a retired postmaster of Lavalette.
They have set an example of lifelong devotion for their friends and family.
The couple celebrated with a family dinner in their honor hosted by their children.