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Milestones of togetherness

Kenneth L. and Maurine Smoot Bourne were married 70 years ago on Sept. 6, 1933 in Farmington, Utah. They were later sealed in the Salt Lake Temple. Members of the Kaysville 8th Ward, Kaysville Utah Central Stake. Parents of three children, they have 12 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren.

John and Helen Butler were married 70 years ago on Aug. 10, 1933, in Hubbard, Ariz. They were later sealed in the Mesa Arizona Temple. They are members of the Yuma 2nd Ward, Yuma Arizona Stake. Parents of five children, they have 11 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

Clyde W. and Audrey Duke Campbell were married 70 years ago on July 15, 1933, and were later sealed in the Salt Lake Temple. They are members of the Barton Creek Branch, Bountiful Utah East Stake. Parents of five children, they have 22 grandchildren and 76 great-grandchildren.

Henry Hales and Elma Hanson Falkner were married 70 years ago on Sept. 1, 1933, in the Salt Lake Temple. They are members of the Meridian 7th Ward, Meridian Idaho East Stake. Parents of four children, they have 12 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren.

Mahlon E. and Ila Grace Burnham Rupp were married 70 years ago on Aug. 30, 1933, in American Falls, Idaho, and sealed a month later in the Salt Lake Temple. They are members of the Nampa 1st Ward, Nampa Idaho Stake. Parents of four children, they have nine grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

Editor's note: The Church News will honor couples married 70 years, or on successive years those who have not been honored previously, and those who have been married 75 or more years. Information and a clear photo must be sent at least three weeks before the couple's anniversary to Church News, P.O. Box 1257, Salt Lake City, Utah 84110.