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Battertons celebrate 50th anniversary

Thursday, November 3, 2011

Gary and Charlene Batterton
Gary and Charlene (DeShazo) Batterton, of Wheatland, Mo., celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Oct. 15, 2011. They were married Oct. 15, 1961, at the family home in Viola, Ark., by the Rev. Lester Bradford.

Gary retired from Ford Motor Company in Claycomo, Mo., and Charlene retired from Firstar Bank in Independence, Mo. They celebrated with daughter, Vicki, and her husband, Greg, and their children, Lezah and Lora of Livermore, Calif.; son, Randy and his fiancÚ, Jessica, and his children, Nick and Brooke of Overland Park, Kan. Also attending were immediate family and friends.