LeROY — B.J. and Darlene Poindexter of LeRoy will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with a reception from 3 to 5 p.m. March 16 at LeRoy Christian Church.
Poindexter and Darlene Allison were married March 14, 1959, at Joliet Christian Church. Their attendants were Charles and Bertha Belle Yates.
They are the parents of Kathy (Jon) McCann, Lebanon, Ohio; Laurie (Dr. Rick) Butts, Mason, Ohio; David (Dr. Brenda) Poindexter, Terrace Park, Ohio; Brad (Lynne) Poindexter, LeRoy; and Sarah (David) Soper, Liberty, Ind. They have 15 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
He was in business with Prier and Bernadine Poindexter at IGA Grocery, serving as meat cutter and manager. He later worked for Owens IGA and Kirby IGA. He currently works part time at IGA.
She was a registered nurse at Mennonite and BroMenn hospitals. She also worked for Drs. Ball, O'Neil and Houck, obstetrics and gynecology practice, and Dr. George Castrovillo, general practice in Farmer City.