Gladen — 67th


Roy and Mary Gladen of Sherman marked their 67th wedding anniversary on Saturday.

The Gladens were married on July 7, 1945 by the Rev. S.M. Shirley. Attendants were Joan and Carl Dorries from Irving.

Mary Gladen was born in Denison, the daughter of Arley and Mary Gregg. She attended Denison schools and was employed with Texas Instruments. She is a 50-year member of Beta Sigma Phi

Roy Gladen was born in Vandervort, Arkansas, the son of William and Lydia Rich. He attended Whitewright schools, served in the United States Navy during World War II, and was in the automobile business in Grayson County for many years.

Both are members of the First Presbyterian Church of Denison.

The Gladens have two children — Butch Gladen and his wife, Donna, of Denison, and Carol Kinney of Mesquite. They have six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.