The Minters


Dennis Ray and Joyce Ilene Minter, of Granbury, celebrated their 50th anniversary with an Alaskan cruise and train trip to Denali Park. A dinner and dance celebration with family and friends was hosted by their sons at the Somervell Citizens Center in Glen Rose on Saturday, June 22, 2013.

Dennis Ray Minter and the former Joyce Ilene Mayfield were married on June 7, 1963 at Ridglea Methodist Church in Fort Worth.

The couple moved to the Granbury area in 1981 where they now raise registered Angus cattle on their ranch and attend Lakeside Baptist Church.

Dennis retired in 2005 from Lockheed Martin after 29 years. Joyce is retired from teaching in Fort Worth.

They have two married sons; Stan and Terri Minter, of Mount Vernon, and Steve and Amanda Minter, of Leander; and nine grandchildren.