The Edmond Sun

August 1, 2012

Bryans celebrate 50th anniversary


The Edmond Sun

EDMOND —     Don and Frances Bryan of Edmond, Okla., celebrated 50 happy years of togetherness on June 16 at the Bravos Restaurant. The event was hosted by their cousins, Sandy and Steve O’Neal, and daughter and son-in-law, Carrie and Bill Hoge.

    Don Bryan and Frances Coleman were married June 18, 1962 in Miami, Okla.

    Don retired from Tinker Air Force Base. Frances continues her art career, writing, and doing special history projects at the University of Central Oklahoma.

    Frances maintains that a good sense of humor, honesty, and loyalty are the key ingredients of their marriage.  She emphasizes the importance of working together on the same priorities, while maintaining the freedom to pursue their own interests.