Anniversary–“ALWAYS”

Gregg is pretty low-key. So. I’m careful to keep the spotlight off of him. But. Today, Gregg and I are marking 38 years of keeping our covenant of marriage.  Our milestone anniversary–#25–was spent at a soccer game after our nation came to a halt because of terrorism.

The last 13 years mark significant changes in our family as well as our marriage.

One of the significant life-changing events was the birth and death of

Lucy Mae Carter

March 4, 2012

SALEM – Celebration of Life service for Lucy Mae Carter, infant daughter of Tiffany and Drew Carter of Salem, will be held 4:00pm, Saturday, March 10, 2012 at the First Christian Church 685 Marion St. NE, Salem. Survivors also include grandparents, Rev. Kerrie and Gregg Palmer, McMinnville, great grandparents, George and Marilyn Carlisle, Salem, great grandmother, Agnes Gentzkow, McMinnville, grandparents, Jerry and Bonnie Carter, Eugene, and great grandfather Roy Rylander, of Calif., and several aunts and uncles.

We all have been impacted by little Lucy; we will always be blessed by her short life.

Our word, “always” says it all.

(Please note: Gregg’s the tallest–so relegated to the back in pictures)

2001 after Tim's soccer game on 9:11 anniversary
2001 after Tim’s soccer game on our 25th
2002 Tricia and Troy's wedding
2002 Tricia and Troy’s wedding
2003--Tricia's swearing in
2003–Tricia’s swearing in
Christmas 2004
2004 Christmas
2005 Birthday
2005 Birthday
2006 30th
2006 30th anniversary
Tim Graduation - 59b
2007 Tim’s graduation
2008 Fall
2007 Fall
New Years 2008
2008 New Years
2008 Port Townsend
2008 Port Townsend
2008 Seattle
2008 Seattle
2008 fall
2008 fall
graduation december 2008
2008 December graduation from George Fox Seminary
2009 May Ordination
2009 May Ordination
2009 December Tiffany & Drew wedding
2009 December Tiffany and Drew’s wedding
2010 Thanksgiving
2010 Thanksgiving–Madelyn’s first Thanksgiving
2011 New Years
2011 New Years
2012 October with Madelyn
2012-yep it’s us
 2013 Christmas
2013 Christmas –Sydney’s first Christmas with us.
family and grandma palmer
2014 family dinner–Ellie’s first dinner with Great Grandma Palmer
Gathered around the table.
2014 August

Always.

It matters-Kerrie

(Written by Kerrie Carlisle Palmer © 2014 ALL RIGHTS RESERVED)

 

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