Mr. and Mrs. Ned Yocum, Watsontown, observed their 71st wedding anniversary July 19, 2013.
They are members of Missionary Alliance Church, Watsontown.
Mrs. Yocum is the former Lucille Bender. She is the daughter of the late Marie and Freeman Bender.
Mr. Yocum is the son of the late Elsie and Frank Yocum, Watsontown.
They are the parents of a son, Dennis, and a daughter, Jacquelyn Richart, both of Milton.
There are five grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren.