The Duncan Banner

November 6, 2010

Henry — 50 years


The Duncan Banner

DUNCAN — Jim and Patsy Park Henry of Duncan celebrated 50 years of marriage Nov. 6, 2010, with a reception at the Prairie House.

The couple married Nov. 5, 1960, in the home of the bride’s grandparents in Duncan. The ceremony was officiated by the Rev. J.D. Wade, pastor of Immanuel Baptist Church.

The couple made their home in Dallas, Texas, where Mr. Henry was employed with Southern Union Gas Co., and Mrs. Henry was a homemaker. They moved to Abilene, Texas, before making their home in Duncan, where Mr. Henry was employed with Rock Island Oil and Koch Pipeline Co., before retiring in 2001. Mrs. Henry was employed with Security National Bank and Bancfirst.

They share their time between Duncan and Bossier City, La., where Mr. Henry is contracting for Centerpoint Energy.

They have enjoyed many years of volunteering in the church and attend New Hope Baptist Church in Duncan and First Baptist Church of Bossier City. They enjoy traveling, fly fishing and genealogy.

They have two children: Milissa Henry Rachwal and Jim Henry; and four grandchildren: Olivia Rachwal, Rebekah Henry, Emilee Henry and Alison Henry.