Cora and Vernon Sawyer celebrated their 70th anniversary with a family dinner at their daughter and son-in-law's home in Billings.
Vernon Sawyer and Cora Acton were married on June 21, 1944, in Lewistown.
The couple ranched in the Lewistown area for several years and then moved to Billings where Vernon was a building contractor and Cora got her real estate license. Together they raised and sold Arabian horses and Black Angus cattle.
Their children (and spouses) are Donna (Scott) Armstrong of Billings and Doug (Kimber) Sawyer of Atlanta.
The couple has four grandsons.