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Howard and Janie Miller Solomon were married Aug. 12, 1960 at First Assembly of God Church by the Rev. Armond Newborn.
They celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a renewing of vows. Their pastor, the Rev. Ron Meador led the ceremony in the warm presence of God, family and friends at Bethel Church in Duncan, followed by a reception celebration.
Howard and Janie have three grown children: Danny Solomon of Duncan, Randy Solomon and his wife, Trisha, of Douglassville, Pa., and Lisa Solomon of Duncan; six grandchildren: Kris Solomon and his wife, Rachelle, of Reading, Pa.m Ashley Norton of Douglassville, Jessica Downs and her husband, Bryan, of Douglassville, Toby Solomon of Duncan, Michelle High and husband, R.J., of Duncan, and Caitlin Seely of Marlow; 10 great-grandchildren: Devyn Solomon, Aleena Solomon, Gabrielle Solomon, Dalton Norton, Mason Norton, Olivia Downs, Noah Danforth, Phoebe High, A.J. High and Tyler High.
Howard and Janie plan to do some traveling across the United States and an Alaskan cruise in the near future.
Howard retired from Cook Manufacturing in 2008, and Janie retired from Duncan Regional Hospital in 2006, after 24 years of service.
They are members of Senior Arvestors and Bethel Church.