Milestones of togetherness

"Eternal love begins at home."

  • Gracia and Guy Walters

Married 71 years ago on July 14, 1923, in Syracuse, Kan., and later sealed in the Los Angeles Temple. They owned a business in an oil town in Texas for 17 years. He was an industrial electrician until his retirement in 1974. They have lived most of their lives in Lompoc, Calif., where they joined the Church in 1959. He served in an elders quorum presidency, and she has been a visiting teacher for many years. They enjoy raising flowers and maintaining an attractive yard. Members of the Lompoc 1st Ward, Lompoc California Stake. Parents of two children, they have six grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.