Vilda and Leroy Polk. Courtesy photo


Leroy and Velda Polk, of Edinburg, celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on Oct. 24.

The couple were married Oct. 24, 1942, by Pastor C.J. Rice at the Mount Jackson Lutheran Parsonage.

Velda Polk is the daughter of Jesse and Bessie Mathias, of Macanie. Leroy Polk is the son of George and Ida Polk, of Conicville.

The couple have one daughter, Elizabeth Loy, of Winchester, and a grandson, Bruce Green, of Seattle.