The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

July 7, 2013

Mr. and Mrs. Ben Harris


— Ben and Mary (High) Harris recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on July 6, 2013. They spent the evening having dinner with family and friends at the Beef House Restaurant near Covington, Ind.

Ben and Mary have been blessed with five children, Sherri, Tammy, Michelle, Mary and Greg. They have 11 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Ben retired from General Motors and Mary from Vermilion Manor Nursing Home. The couple was united in marriage by the Rev. J.L. Siesel on July 6, 1963, at St. Mary’s Church in Westville.

The couple resides in Indianola.