Jim and LeFreda (Cotter) Rowland were married on Aug. 16, 1958, at the Salem United Methodist Church. Jim is the son of the late Clarence and Irma (Paden) Rowland. LeFreda is the daughter of the late Okus and Lucy (Burns) Cotter.
A reception will be given by their three children on Sept. 6 at the Bethel Southern Baptist Church in Pittsburg, Mo. Colleen and Wes Peters, Terry and Cindia Rowland, Richard and Paula Rowland, eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren are hosting the celebration.