The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

February 10, 2013

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Courson


— Robert and Wilma Courson of Danville will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Feb. 13, 2013.

Robert C. Courson and Wilma J. Yeats were married Feb. 13, 1953, in Piggott, Ark., by Baptist minister, the Rev. Pillow, at the Turner Hospital in Piggott following an auto accident.

Mr. Courson was owner and agent of an Allstate Insurance office in Danville for 39 years. Mrs. Courson is a homemaker.

The couple has two children, a son, Dr. Robert (Linda) Jr. of Bedford, Ind., and a daughter, Pamela J. (Paul) Hewitt of Carey, N.C. They also have six grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

The couple will celebrate with a vacation at a later date.