Barber 50th Anniversary
Bill and Rosemary Barber celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on 13 June 2014. Best friends since the freshman sock hop where they met on 12 September 1960 at Drake University in Des Moines Iowa. After college graduation and his commission as a second lieutenant In the USAF, Bill and Rosemary moved 23 times in the next 27 Years and after his service at the Pentagon, in Germany (Bitburg AB), Edwards AFB, Nellis AFB and numerous other locations they came home to Rowlett Texas in 1992 after Bill's retirement as a USAF Colonel. Rosemary taught IB Biology at Garland High School from 1993 until her retirement in June 2013 and Bill was senior manager marketing for Dallas Airmotive and then was the vice president for Sales and Marketing for World Aviation Communications of London. They have two children, Elizabeth A. Kelton of Rowlett and William D. Barber II of Bonham and five grandchildren.
Published in the Dallas Morning News on June 8, 2014