Roy and Mildred Yardley were married 70 years ago on June 21, 1934, in the Salt Lake Temple. They are members of the Beaver 1st Ward, Beaver Utah Stake. Parents of three children, they have 21 grandchildren, 37 great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren.
Milton Bird and Thelma Leota Peterson Minor were married 75 years ago on July 3, 1929, in Ogden, Utah, and were later sealed in the Salt Lake Temple. They are members of the Nampa 5th Ward, Nampa Idaho South Stake. Parents of four children, they have 27 grandchildren, 68 great-grandchildren and 34 great-great-grandchildren.
Clifford and Verna Morrow Thompson were married 70 years ago on July 4, 1934, in Calgary, Alberta, and were later sealed in the Los Angeles California Temple. They are members of the North Shore Ward, Vancouver British Columbia Stake. Parents of four children, they have 13 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.
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 must be sent at least three weeks before the couple's anniversary to Church News, P.O. Box 1257, Salt Lake City, Utah 84110.