Mr. and Mrs. Robert Goins married 60 years on Dec. 3

Rev. and Mrs. Robert Goins of Anna will be celebrating 60 years of marriage. The couple were married on Dec. 3, 1949, in Mound City.

They have five children, Deborah and Wes Sadler, Rebecca and Mike Gibson, Tony and Teresa Goins, Mark and Denise Goins of Anna and Tom and Sheila Goins of Port Allen, La.

They have 13 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

The couple will be honored with a reception on Sunday evening, Nov. 29, at the United Pentecost Church fellowship hall in Dongola following the evening service.

Everyone is invited to come and join in the celebration.

Pastor Goins was asked how one stays married for 60 years in this day and time. “Keep God in the center of your marriage,” he said.

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