Kokomo Tribune; Kokomo, Indiana

July 7, 2014

Joe and Annie Rayls


— Joe and Wanda A. “Annie” Rayls, Kokomo, celebrated their 67th wedding anniversary with a family dinner.

Joe and the former Wanda Mullen were married July 3, 1947, by the Rev. Fred Clarke at his parsonage.

Joe served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and retired after 41½ years at General Motors. Wanda retired as a secretary at Kokomo-Center Schools.

Their children are Dave and wife Debbi Rayls, Kokomo, and Becky and husband Mike Middlesworth, Greentown. They have four grandchildren, two deceased grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.