Originally published Saturday, March 9, 2019 at 05:39p.m.

Jim and Gayle Higgs met and married while attending the University of Arizona in Tucson in 1959, moving to Prescott in 1960. They have three children (Jimmy, wife Tammi) (Kerry Bard, husband Travis) and (Julie Schuldt, husband Scott), eight grandchildren, and eight great-grandchildren. They celebrated their 60th anniversary with family and friends.