On February 6th, Fred and Gerri James celebrated their sixty years of marriage. They were wed in Corpus Christi at Morgan Ave. Baptist Church in 1954. Both were employed by Southwestern Bell Telephone Co. Fred grew up in Corpus Christi and Gerri in Duncan, Oklahoma. They were blessed with two daughter, five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. They moved to Victoria in 1985 after Fred's retirement.