SIKESTON -- David and Brenda Carson will celebrate their 35th wedding anniversary on Dec. 17.
The son of Charles Carson of Miner and daughter of the late Vera Shiedler, who was from Punta Gorda, Fla., were married in Dec. 17, 1968, at Port Charlotte, Fla.
Their children are Bonnie Cordar, Sherrie Cotillo and Cheryl Carson, all of Florida and John Carson of Michigan. They have seven grandchildren, including Alicia Carson and David James Harkins of Sikeston.
After retiring, Mr. and Mrs. Carson moved to Sikeston from Florida in February 2002.