Richard and Marvolene Pennington of Morenci recently celebrated 60 years of marriage. They were united in marriage Dec. 27, 1953, at the Morenci Church of the Nazarene by Rev. Harvey Schoonover.
Richard is co-founder of Pennington Gas Service. The couple has five sons, Mark (and Beth), Gary, Terry (and Michelle), Keith (and Sheri), and Dean (and Teda). They also have 17 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.