J.C. and Gwen Jones

Posted: Oct. 20, 2012 7:02 pm Updated: Dec. 1, 2012 8:15 pm


J.C. and Gwen Jones of Novelty, Mo., have marked their 60th wedding anniversary. They would appreciate receiving cards from family and friends; cards may be sent to them at P.O. Box 128, Novelty, MO 63460.

Mr. Jones and the former Gwen Browning were married Oct. 19, 1952, in Shelbina, Mo.

Mrs. Jones is a daughter of the late Willis and Correne Browning. Mr. Jones is a son of the late Rimer and Marie Jones.

They are the parents of J.W. Jones of Novelty and Jonette Guinty of Quincy. They have two grandchildren.

Mr. Jones was employed by the U.S. government before his retirement in 1989, and Mrs. Jones retired as a bookkeeper in 1995.

They are members of First Christian Church in Novelty.

Mr. and Mrs. Jones' parents were good friends, so they grew up together.


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