Russell “Rusty” and Jo Beth Ross, of Granbury, celebrated their 60th anniversary with a dinner celebration at the home of Judge Vincent J. and Margie Ross Messina on Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013. The celebration was hosted by their children Margie Ross Messina, Gene and Barbara Ross and Steve and Maribeth Ross.
Russell Ross and the former Jo Beth Spain were married on Sept. 18, 1953 in Dallas.
The couple lived in Dallas where Rusty worked in the exploration division of Sun Oil until retiring to Pecan Plantation.
They have five grandchildren: Nicholas, Maggie and Lydia Messina and Matt and Marle Ross.