The Sonniers  on their wedding day.
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The Sonniers today.

Sonniers celebrate 60th wedding anniversary

Robert and Martha Louise “Tookie” Sonnier of Abbeville celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Sunday, June 3rd with a quiet lunch at their home with their five children, Marie “Noonie” Soileau, Maureen “Shonie” Morvant, Robert Maurice Sonnier, Jr. and his wife Chelle’, Marguerite “Bonkie” Sonnier and Frederick “Foonie” Sonnier.
They all enjoyed reminiscing of their good old family times and family vacations.
“We all feel so blessed to have a true example of a commitment to the sacrament of marriage and their Catholic faith, perseverance, sacrifice and selfless acts of love which is what it takes to keep a family together,” says Marguerite.
The couple has seven grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.


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