Dale and Alice Rockey are each 99 years old. They met as kids just after the turn of the last century, in the small town of Hemingford, Nebraska. As Lee Cowan reports, the group Worldwide Marriage Encounter crowned the Rockeys the Longest Married Couple of 2015, having been husband and wife for 81 years.
To Alice Rocke the secret to the success of her 81-year marriage to husband Dale comes down to one simple thing.
“I always let him have my way.”
And then she chuckled.