Parks celebrate 60th anniversary


Scott and Elizabeth Parks of Radcliff celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary June 12, 2019, with a party at the home of their daughter, Dawn Whitfill of Lebanon.

Mr. and Mrs. Parks met and married in Daviess County. They honeymooned at the Shera­ton Hotel in Louisville after a flight from Owensboro, part of the prize won by Mrs. Parks when she won a “June Bride” contest sponsored by a local radio station.

Mr. Parks retired as a lab tech from Domtar Industries of Hawesville and now volunteers at Habitat Restore.

Mrs. Parks retired as a registered nurse from Owensboro Medical Health System and is an artist.

They are members of Severns Valley Baptist Church.

They have three children, Barry of Elizabethtown, Dawn Whitfill of Lebanon and Leyla Hook of Ocala, Florida; five grandchildren, one deceased; and a great-grandchild.