After seven decades of marriage, three children, nine grandchildren and one great grandchild, J.B. and Beryl Featherston, 92 and 89 respectively, know a thing or two about having a successful marriage.
While they both agree they never let the sun go down without reconciling, J.B. simply says, “You pick the right one to start with.”
Beryl Miller was a freshman and J.B. (known as Jimmy back then) was a senior at Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene when they met at a pre-college retreat in a campground south of town in 1950.
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By Sonia Duggan • [email protected]