79 years of love: Virginia’s longest married couple celebrates another anniversary

A.J. and Lille Reeves celebrated 79 years of marriage recently. 79 years of Black love. They got married Jan.25, 1941 in Sontag.

They’ve lived their entire life in Truevine.

A.J. and Lille Reeves were recognized in the U.S. House of Representatives Congressional Record as the 2019 Virginia winners of Worldwide Marriage Encounter’s Longest Married Couple Project. At the time recognized, A.J. was 105 years old and Lillie was 96.

This is Black love at it’s finest. Relationship goals!

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