Dixie and Manford Sandefur, residents at The Lantern at Morning Pointe Alzheimer’s Center of Excellence, Collegedale, celebrate the closeness of 66 years of marriage.

As part of the Meaningful Day program, the memory care community, along with family and friends, celebrate life’s many milestones with the residents.

The couple married June 25, 1950, in Clovis, NM. On their anniversary, the couple enjoyed the serenading background melodies of harpist Brenda Thoresen.

Photo: (left to right) Dixie and Manford Sandefur, Lantern at Collegedale residents, celebrate 66 years of marriage.