John W. and Jessie (Weddle) Taylor were married at Rinard Mills, Ohio, on Dec. 21, 1957, by the Rev. Joe Barnes.
She is from Marietta and he is from Cochranton, Pa. They now live at 1666 W. Capri Ave., Messa, AZ 85202.
He is retired from the Army National Guard and she is retired from Boeing Helicopter Company in Mesa, Ariz.
They met in 1956 while he was in the Army with her half brother after writing letters to each other.