Joneses celebrate 70 years

Howard, 91, and Elsie, 90, south of Cotter, will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary Friday, Aug. 24, with family and a short trip.

They were married Aug. 24, 1948, at the United Methodist Church, Washington, Iowa.

They have one daughter, Jane, Fort Madison; one grandson, Jason and wife Amie; great-granddaughter, Annalisa Harriet; and great-grandson Max Richard, of Cedar Rapids.