G. Allen Lupton and Mavis Jean Campbell Lupton celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on Monday, Sept. 11, 2017.

G. Allen Lupton and Mavis Jean Campbell Lupton celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on Monday, Sept. 11, 2017.

They were married on Sept. 11, 1947, in the First Baptist Church of Shawnee.

They were joined in a 70th celebration by their four children, Robert Lupton (Sally) of Albuquerque, New Mexico; Judy Mowdy (Jack) of Carrollton, Texas; George Lupton (Norma) of Arlington, Texas; and Donna Garren (Ken) of Opopka, Florida; and granddaughter Rebecca Westerlage (Kent) of Richland Hills, Texas. Unable to attend were their grandchildren, Julie Avedikian (Jonathan), Allen Garren, Jeremy Garren (Megan), and Robin Lupton (Jon Clisby), and their five great-grandchildren: Daniel and Timothy Avedikian, Adyson and Jace Garren, and Felicity Clisby.