“He treats me like a lady, and he makes me laugh. It’s just hard to get mad at him,” said Betty Hawkins, glancing at her husband with smile.
“When she makes that funny little face at me when she wants something, I just melt,” Glenn Hawkins said, returning her smile.
Does that work, some asked.
“Oh, yes,” he said with a grin.
The Hawkinses, who live in Clay Village, were one of two couples married on Valentine’s Day in Shelby County 50 years ago today, Feb. 14, 1964.