James A. and Terri L. Powell of Pontoon Beach celebrated their 40th anniversary on January 19th, 2014 with family.
James and the former Terri Bousman were married on January 19th, 1974 at Signal Hill Lutheran Church in Belleville, IL.
James has been employed by U.S. Steel in Granite City, IL for over 40 years and enjoys traveling the country with Terri and spending time with his grandchildren.
Terri is a Doula and a devoted grandmother who shares her husbands love of travel.
They have 2 children: John Rob Powell (Adrienne Korunka) of Glen Carbon; James (Christina) Powell, Jr. of Collinsville.
They have 8 grandchildren: Ashlyn Powell, Hannah Powell, Mackenzie Korunka, Heather Powell, Kimmie Powell, Alex Holliday, James Powell III and Brianna Caudell.