Gregory Douglas Bontz and Kathy Sue Cooper wed on June 18, 2015 in Mexico, Missouri. The happy couple resides in Vandalia.
Kathy works at the Vandalia Florist and Doug instructs online communications, English, and journalism classes for the University of Phoenix.
The two met 37 years ago in Higginsville, Missouri.
Between the two, they have five children and 16 grandchildren. Witnessing the ceremony was Ed and Tracey Jones.