Sam M. and Katherine "Jean" Ross of Cabot formerly of North Little Rock will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary on Saturday, June 8, 2013, with family at a local restaurant. The couple was married June 8, 1943, in North Little Rock.

Katherine "Jean" Ross, formerly Quinn, is a retired housewife. Sam Ross is a retired auto dealer of 30 years. They have a son, Samuel Wayne Ross and wife Margaret of North Little Rock; daughters, Lynda Faye Nanney of Cabot and Joan Branam and husband Mike of El Paso. They have nine grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.