Fred and Frances Foreman of Texas City will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Thursday, November 14, 2013.
They began dating while students at Sour Lake High School and married in her hometown of Baytown. They are active members of Highlands Baptist Church in La Marque, where Fred is Sunday School class president and Frances sings in the choir.
The couple has four children: Sharon Williams, Fred Foreman, Jr. (Laura), Charles Foreman (Mandy), and Marilyn Ocker (Sean). The grandchildren consist of a blended family: Fred Foreman, III of the U.S. Army (Saja), Christopher Foreman, former Marine, Aaron Foreman, Ryan (Christi) Pedersen, Courtney Pedersen, Camille Pedersen, Ellyn Dehler (Brian), Cameron Foreman, Bella Foreman, Macy Ashford, Ross Ashford, Conor Ocker, Kieran Ocker, and Quinn Ocker; and three great grandchildren: Eleana Foreman, Shane Foreman, and Baby Boy Foreman, to be born in November. The children will treat the couple to a dinner on their night.