Robert and Rebecca Sherrer Bokies will be celebrating 50 years of marriage this week.
The two were married August 7, 1964, at Calvary Baptist Church in Durant.
Robert is a retired teacher and coach. Coach Bokies enjoys being a part-time assistant track coach for Durant Schools. In addition to coaching, he raises cattle and is a member of the Oklahoma Cattleman’s Association.
Rebecca, a retired teacher, continues her passion for teaching by tutoring. She is also active in singing and civic groups like Serving our Savior, Singing Church Women, Master Gardeners, AAUW, and Medical Center Auxiliary.
Both attend the church where they were married, Calvary Baptist Church in Durant.
Robert and Rebecca celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a summer vacation to Orlando, FL, with their children and grandchildren.
Their children include Shawna Masters and husband Greg of Howe, Texas; Shea Bokies of Durant; Susan Trombley and husband Bob of Prattville, Ala.
They have four grandchildren; Brent Masters, Bethany Masters, Josiah Trombley and Julia Trombley.