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Couple Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Congrats to parishioners Wade and Bib Northington on their 50th wedding anniversary! The couple was married at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Mayfield, KY on June 13, 1970. Wade is a retired veterinarian with 25 years in private mixed animal practice and 20 years at the Murray State University Breathitt Veterinary Center in animal disease diagnostics and research. Bib retired from marketing and management of senior housing with Christian Care Communities of Kentucky and remains a sales director of 40 plus years with Mary Kay, Inc. The couple, who are both Auburn class of 1972 grads, lived in Hopkinsville, KY from 1976 until retiring in 2015 and relocating to Hoover’s Ross Bridge neighborhood. Wade and Bib have three children: Chris, Alan and Amy and nine grandchildren.

Bib said, "Fifty years ago, we walked together down the aisle of St. Joseph Catholic Church and into our lifetime journey. And what a great journey this has been” “God has truly been with us through our moves, losing loved ones, and has filled our hearts with love, hope, and peace. … Wade and I are so thankful for the love and life we share...fifty years is long time...but with our faith, family and friends we hope to continue for many more years. … We are truly blessed!”


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