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Eubanks coming up on 60 years of matrimony

Roy and RuthAnne Eubanks will celebrate 60 years of marriage this month.


Friends of the couple may send anniversary wishes and cards to their home address of 2275 Glasgow Road in Fairfield, IA 52556.


The couple will celebrate their anniversary with family at a later gift. The couple requests no gifts.


Roy and RuthAnne (née Milota) were united in marriage on June 21, 1958, at the Lutheran Church in Charlotte, Iowa. Roy is a veteran of the U.S. Navy, having retired from the Iowa State Patrol providing 32 years of patrol and public relations service to Fairfield and Jefferson County. Ruth is retired from the Fairfield Community School District, the Iowa State Bank and the Jefferson County Law Center.


The couple has two children, five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Daughter Rhonda Aplet and husband Greg of Arvada, Colorado, have two sons.


Son Rory Eubanks and wife Melissa of Murfreesboro, Tennessee, have two sons. Rory also has a daughter from a previous marriage.