After reading Wednesday’s post about the husband who couldn’t wait til his beloved wife died, it’s appropriate to present a “feel good” story about a couple whose love could not keep them apart. This is not our typical Feel Good Friday post but it is heartwarming nonetheless. Click on the article title to read the entire news article.
Couple Together For 59 years; Die Moments Apart by Wendy Victoria of the Daily News, December 16, 2009
DEFUNIAK SPRINGS – He was quiet. She wasn’t. He liked to hunt, while she loved her potted plants. She was 16 when they met in a skating rink. They eloped in a dump truck later that year. After 59 years of marriage, James and Lolie Brackin died Saturday morning only moments apart.