Celebrating 70 years

Celebrating 70 years

Mr. and Mrs. Donald Jones of Jonesboro will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary Wednesday. Don Jones and the former Serena Timmons were brought together by friends on a blind date, quickly fell in love and were married July 15, 1950, in Nettleton. Don is a Korean War veteran and a retired banker serving 45 years in Jonesboro and Kennett, Mo. Serena was a registered lab technician before becoming a full-time homemaker. The couple have two daughters, Gina Neal of North Little Rock and Pam Vaughn of Conway. They also have one grandson.