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Coffin 70th Anniversary

J. D. & Georgia May Coffin of Denton celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on Dec 24, 2012. The Coffins were married Dec 24, 1942 in Denison, TX.

 J. D. was a teacher at Denison High School. He served in U. S. Army during World War II.He worked as a Railway Mail Clerk at Denison, TX for 16 years and for the U. S. Post Office in Denton, TX for 15 years.He retired in 1979 as Manager of Mail Processing at Denton. 

 Georgia was a housewife until 1965 when she became secretary for Grace Temple Baptist Church.She worked as secretary for Henry Shoopman insurance for 4 years before returning to Grace Temple where she retired in 1976.

 The Coffins had 3 sons, Larry of Denton, and Darrell, &Danny, both deceased.There are 5 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren.J.D. & Georgia are members of Gateway Baptist Church.