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TO OBSERVE GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY
The golden wedding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. HENRY O. LOVETT of Dixon, Ill. was celebrated at an open house in the parlors of the First Presbyterian Church from 2 to 4 p.m. April 17 (1971).
The LOVETTS, former residents of Leon, were married April 15, 1921 in Des Moines by the bridegroom's father, the late Rev. E. O. LOVETT, and are the parents of four children, RICHARD and DONALD LOVETT, Dixon; Mrs. BENJAMIM (RUTH) MCLUCKIE, Newark, Del.; and Mrs. GEORGE (MARY ANN) ROLFE, Philadelphia, Pa. They also have 11 grand children.
Mr. LOVETT is also observing his 50th anniversary as a banker, and during the last 25 years, he has served as president of the Dixon National Bank and later as chairman of the bank board of directors.
The anniversary open house was hosted by their children and families.
Mr. LOVETT moved with his parents to Garden Grove in 1900. He has two sisters living in Garden Grove, MARGARET SMITH and HORTENSE BARNHART and one sister, LAVONIA WILSON, of Albuquerque, N. Mex. He was the former president of the Decatur County State Bank.
Submission by Sara Rose Joan LeFleur, June of 2016