Joe and Jo (Peery) Rankin of Maryville, Missouri, will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on November 26. That date is also Joe’s birthday.
The Rankins operate Rankin Airport, the “little airport on the east side.”
They are the parents of Marcha (Larry) Anderson, Maryville, Missouri; Kevin (Debbi) Rankin, Maryville, Missouri and Jay (Joyce) Rankin, Rockledge, Florida.
Their grandchildren are Bryon (Stephanie) Rankin, Miramar Beach, Florida; Jamie Rankin (Devon Doebele), Rockledge, Florida; Devin (Travis) Reed, Maryville, Missouri; Julia Rankin, deceased and Bradley Rankin, Maryville, Missouri.
Great-grandchildren are Rebecca Miller, Tallahassee, Florida; Robyn Miller, Miramar Beach, Florida and Emma Reed, Maryville, Missouri.
Cards and well wishes can be sent to the couple at 26842 Jet Road, Maryville, MO 64468.