Jimmy and the former Ina Faye Powell were married in Corinth, Miss. on June 5th, 1953. Their attendants were Floyd and Latha Bolen of Benton.
Ina is the daughter of the late Raymond and Irene Powell of Benton. Jimmy is the son of the late Ilen and Clemmie Bolen of Benton.
They have two children, Starla Gail Lyles and husband, Doug Lyles of Benton, and Carol Joyce Bolen of Benton. They have three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
The couple will celebrate their anniversary with a trip to San Antonio, Texas.