Mr. and Mrs. Carrol Currence of Valley Bend celebrated their 71st wedding anniversary with family and friends.
They were married Feb. 20, 1942, at Tallmansville with the Rev. G. I. Loar officiating.
They have six children, Karen Shiflett and husband, Jimmy, of Mill Creek; Elmer Currence of East Dailey; Geraldine Chewning and husband, Dale, of Mill Creek; Greg Currence and wife, Karen, of Valley Bend; Vernie McNeal and husband, Coy, of Valley Bend; and Teena Wallace of Beverly. They have 10 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. They have one deceased grandchild and two deceased great-grandchildren.