Kokomo Tribune; Kokomo, Indiana

September 1, 2013

Bill and Mildred Harrison


— Bill and Mildred Rose Harrison, Kokomo, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a family dinner.

Bill and the former Mildred Moore were married Aug. 28, 1953, in New Castle by a justice of the peace. They met when Bill went to work on the same chicken farm as Mildred’s father. He proposed and gave her a ring on a date.

Bill is retired from Chrysler Corp., and Mildred is retired from Community Howard Regional Health.

Their children are Diane and husband Charles “Buster” Arnett, Kokomo, Marvin and wife Judy Harrison, Kokomo, and Lisa and Max Arnett, Clearfield, Utah. They have 11 grandchildren and two deceased and 11 great-grandchildren.