Charles Fincher and Dixie Ivie eloped March 3, 1962 in Durant, Okla.
Charles is the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. E.T. Fincher of Corsicana. Dixie is the daughter of the late Mr. Curtis Ivie and Mary Ann Ivie of Corsicana.
The couple was blessed with two sons: Charles Warren Fincher and his wife Karen of Corsicana, and Teddy Fincher and wife Becky, also of Corsicana.
Charles worked for Navarro County Electric Co-Op for 44 years, before retiring full time in 2009. Dixie worked at the courthouse for 37 years, before retiring from there. She now works for Ivie and Associates, working from home.
Charles has a passion for hunting and fishing, and Dixie loves to read and play slot machines. Together, they love camping and travel, and feel very blessed to be one another’s best friend.
The couple will take a two-week land cruise in Alaska in May to celebrate their anniversary.