Gary and Deanna will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on July 12th. Gary retired after serving 22 years in the United States Submarine Service. They moved back home to Rogers where he later retired from Bekaert. They have four daughters: Amy Elliott, Heidi Goodart, Wendy McDonald and Cindy Clark. They have eight grandchildren: Jessica Phillips, Katie Elliott, Regan Harris, Brianna Swafford, Brandon Gibson, Cameron Gibson, Cali Cook and Nash Clark. They have one great-grandchild: Wyatt Gibson and one on the way.