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Tallgrass Creek Couple Celebrates 70th Anniversary

September 1, 2016

OVERLAND PARK, KS -- Jim and Elsie (Treu) Pickett, of Overland Park and formerly of Salina, celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on Saturday, August 20, 2016.


This joyous occasion was hosted by their family at Tallgrass Creek retirement community in Overland Park.


Jim worked for the Salina Journal in advertising for 40 years. Elsie was a cosmetologist in Salina. They were married August 19, 1946.


They have three children: Linda Karlin of Overland Park, KS,  Kevin Pickett of Cape Coral, FL, and Mark Pickett, of Topeka, KS.


They also have seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.