The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

December 19, 2012

Anniversaries for 12-20-12


Enid News and Eagle

— Phillips-50th

Mr. and Mrs. Morris Phillips will celebrate their 50th anniversary with a dinner for family Saturday. Cards may be sent to 217 E. Iowa Ave., Enid, OK 73701.

Morris Phillips and Geneva Shaver were married Dec. 22, 1962, at the home of the Rev. Loren Jones by the Rev. Jones.

Morris has been a farmer in the Dover area and served with the Enid Police Department. He went into business doing lawn service and Genny’s Little Doll House Child Care Center.

Geneva worked at Garfield County Health Department, St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center, Herzberg’s Department Store and was a teacher at Headstart at Opportunities Inc.

They are members of Church of the First Born in Enid.

Their children are the late Yvonne Gilbert, the late Charles Shaver, Glendolyn Bell, Darlene Fortson, Darrell Shaver and Carmelita Quinn, all of Enid, and adopted daughter Lanita Pedican, of El Reno.She has 19 grandchildren and 29 great-grandchildren.