PINE BLUFF, Ark. (KTHV) -Mr. Cleovis, 94, and Mrs. Arwilda Whiteside, 89, will be celebrating their 76th wedding anniversary Friday, July 24.
"If you put God first, you can make it through all kinds of problems," said Mrs. Arwilda Whiteside.
The couple has 12 children, six girls and six boys. According to neighbors, they are a sweet older couple spreading the news of their anniversary as a way to spread hope. The pair wants to show the public that marriage is a blessing.