Dr. & Mrs. Read Celebrate 60th Anniversary

Dr. and Mrs. William Kay Read of Mesa, AZ., were married at San Jacinto Methodist Church in Amarillo, TX, on September 6, 1958. The couple attended North Texas State College in Denton, TX, where Mrs. Read, the former Anita Joy Farnsworth, received a Bachelor of Music degree. They moved to College Station, TX in 1961 for Kay to attend Texas A&M University where he received the degrees of Doctor of Veterinary Medicine and PhD in experimental and diagnostic pathology. Dr. Read is retired after 37 years of service with the College of Veterinary Medicine at Texas A&M University. Mrs. Read is retired after 23 years of service providing organ & piano music for Texas A&M University commencements and special events, local churches and community events. Later they traveled and taught choreographed ballroom dancing throughout the United States and 3 foreign countries. They will celebrate their 60th anniversary with a trip to New York. Kay and Joy have three children: Sherra, Ken and daughter-in-law Kristi, Kevin and daughter-in-law Katie and four grandchildren: Kenneth and wife Leah, Theresa and husband Bryan, Kaylin and Adeline.

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