BEAUTIFUL! New York Couple Celebrates 70th Wedding Anniversary

70 years

In this day and age, many people can’t say they’ve been married over 20 years. Well, shoot…with divorce and separation rates increasing amongst 29 – 40 year olds, many people can’t say they’ve been married over 10 years. So it is definitely a rare thing to see a couple like Moses and Evelyn Smallwood who have been married longer than most reading this have been alive.

 

Moses and Evelyn Smallwood just celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary. They met while attending Eastern District High School in Brooklyn, New York. Moses was drafted into the US Navy in 1943 and honorably discharged on March 14, 1946. They married on June 28, 1946 at the First AME Zion Methodist Church in Brooklyn, New York.

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