Gary and Joan Jones are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on September 1, 2012 at a dinner party with their family. They were married in 1962 in Massillon, Ohio.
They raised four children; Steve, Dean, Douglas Jones and Julie Resinger. They have 9 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.
Gary served as an officer in the US Army and worked for the JC Penney company for 33 years. Joni is a graduate of the University of Kentucky and is employed an an R.N. at the Farmington Surgery Center.
The couple reside in Farmington and are members of the St. Joseph Catholic Church.