72 years of marriage observed

72 years of marriage observed

Mr. and Mrs. J.L. Simpson of Jonesboro observed 72 years of marriage on Sept. 9. J.L. Simpson and the former Hilda Smith were married Sept. 9, 1949, at Southern Baptist College in Walnut Ridge. The couple have three children, Debbie Niswonger, David Simpson and Steve Simpson, all of Jonesboro. They also have six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.