Mr. and Mrs. Farrel Adams

Thursday , March 06, 2014 - 1:01 PM


Farrel J. and Beverly Adams of Ogden celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. They were honored by their children with a dinner at Rickenbacker’s Restaurant.

They were married Aug. 10, 1953, in Ogden. Their vows were later solemnized in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Logan Temple.

He was born Sept. 6, 1934, in Ogden to J. Farrel and Vernice Adams. He graduated from Ogden High School, and attended Weber College and Utah State University.

He operated Farrel’s Service Station for eight years, worked for Thiokol Corp., and retired after 30 years as an auditor for the Utah State Board of Education.

His interests include ceramic tile design, golfing, family vacations and family get-togethers.

She was born June 21, 1935, in Panguitch to Ellis W. and Nellie Pendleton Henrie.

She graduated from Ogden High School, worked six years as a bookkeeper for Buehler-Bingham Clothing Store, and retired from the criminal investigation area of the Ogden Internal Revenue Service after 23 years.

Her interests include family dinners, family vacations, golf, piano, reading and enjoying friends. She is a member of the Daughters of Utah Pioneers and enjoys the study of her pioneer heritage.

As members of the LDS Church, they have held many positions and especially enjoyed the callings where they served together, such as stake and temple missions.

Their children are Michael Adams and Terry Olsen, Debra Holbrook, and Craig and Kristen Adams, all of Ogden.

They have four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren, who they say are the lights of their lives.

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