Stillwater News Press

April 27, 2013

Houck’s 50th Anniverary


Stillwater NewsPress

— Kent and Barbara Houck will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a come and go reception from 3-5 p.m. June 1 at the Stillwater Church of Christ.

The couple’s daughters, Kristi Crum of Seattle, Wash., and Kimberli Brackett of Abilene, Texas, are hosting the reception.

The couple met during their junior year of high school and started dating during their sophomore year  at Oklahoma State University.

Houck proposed to the former Barbara Butler on Dec. 1, 1962. They were married May 31, 1963, in Pauls Valley.

They have lived in Stillwater for more than 50 years. Both graduated from OSU. The Houcks sell insurance and real estate through their business, the Houck Agency.

They have five grandchildren.