Bennetts Celebrating 67 Years Of Marriage
Last updated 8/19/2020 at 3:35pm
Joseph and Jeanene Bennett, of Brevard, will celebrate their 67th wedding anniversary Saturday, Aug. 22, 2020. They were married Aug. 22, 1953, in Jacksonville, Fla. They have two children, David Bennett (deceased) and a daughter, Carol Rowley, of Brevard, and two grandchildren.
Love at first sight, they met on a blind date in their sophomore year of high school in Jacksonville. From that point on they never dated anyone else. They were married six years later while at the University of Florida. Upon graduation, he was called to active duty for what turned out to be a 25-year career in the...