Lasting love after 73 years of marriage for Nebraska couple
Jim and Hope Minyard will celebrate their 73rd wedding anniversary Monday. Hope still wears a ring given to her by Jim at their senior prom during high school.
Posted: Saturday, September 14, 2013 12:00 am
SUTHERLAND, Neb. — Jim Minyard was a sixth-grade farm boy in Weatherford, Okla., when he first laid eyes on a cute little fifth-grade girl named Hope.
He was instantly smitten, and on Monday the couple will celebrate their 73rd wedding anniversary. The two have been friends — and sweethearts — for 80 years.
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Saturday, September 14, 2013 12:00 am.