Edward and Julie Taylor were married at Elm Grove Baptist Church in Curryville on December 24, 1958. They were the first couple married in the church and have been blessed with many wonderful years and memories with a loving church family.
They have three sons; Edward (Lisa) Taylor, Jr. of Belton, Mo., Michael (Kathy) Taylor of Rush Hill, Mo. and Jim (Karen) Taylor of Jefferson City, Mo. and one daughter; Julie Flowers of Jefferson City, Mo.
They have also been blessed with 16 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren with one on the way.
They recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on January 26, 2019, at Sacred Heart Parish Hall in Vandalia from 2-4 p.m. The event was attended by several good friends and family members. Edward and Julia are thankful for all the wishes and cards but especially for the friendships.