Meadors celebrate 50 years of marriage

September 9, 2013

Don and Shirley (Stanley) Meador were married Aug. 31, 1963 at Liberty Baptist Church in Auburn.

Both from Logan County, they spent 21 years in Broken Arrow, Okla. where Don was employed by Ford Motor Company. Shirley retired two years ago as Business Administrator for Eastwood Baptist Church in Bowling Green.

They are parents to Kathy Meador Roepke (Rick and grandchildren Emily and Erik) of Bowling Green, Stan Meador (Wendy and granddaughter Ariana) of Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil and Robert Meador (granddaughter Abby) of Broken Arrow, Okla.

In lieu of a reception, they have chosen family vacations in Destin, Fla. in June, Gulf Shores, Ala. in July and a trip to Europe in October to Prague, Czech Republic and to Germany. In Germany they will visit families of four international students they have hosted. A fifth student from Brazil returned tot he US for a visit in April completing their “family” celebrations.