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February 16, 2006

Millard and Leola Murray, Lawrence, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with a reception from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at their Lawrence home.

Millard Murray and Leola Bond were married Feb. 20, 1946, at the bride's parents' home in Eudora. Millard served in the U.S. Navy during World War II aboard the Charles Lawrence and the LSM 243. He is a retired farmer and carpenter. Leola was a seamstress and worked at McCollum Hall at Kansas University.

Their children are Mike Murray, Auburn; Dennis Murray, Lawrence; Gary Murray, Clinton; Kathy Hamilton, LaHarpe; Jane Lamb, St. George; and Jean Eberhart, Baldwin City. They also have 16 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.

The couple request no gifts.

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