Rev. and Mrs. O.H. Brooks celebrated their 57th wedding anniversary with family and friends at the First Baptist church in Bragg City on Dec. 4, 2005. Everyone enjoyed hearing the couple reminisce over their years together. Mrs. Kristi Fuller entertained with several piano solos including "Little Drummer Boy". The church presented the couple with a money tree. Rev. and Mrs. Brooks have two daughters, Vicci Fairchild of Slidell, La., and Kristi Fuller of Piggott, Ark. They also have six grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren, which includes two sets of identical twins.
Rev. and Mrs. Brooks are retired Missouri school teachers and are former residents of Dexter.