James Cooprider, of McPherson, will celebrate his 90th birthday on Feb. 8.

His family would like to honor him with a come-and-go reception from 2 to 4 p.m. on Feb. 11 at Prairie Dunes, 4812 E. 30th, Hutchinson.

James attended schools in McPherson County and Hesston. He has spent a lifetime farming. His wife of 65 years, Wilma Cooprider, passed away in 2008. They had three children: Jim (Cindy) and Duane (Julie) of McPherson and Donna (Richard) Burnett of Salina.

He has four grandchildren: Jessie Williams, Wichita; Ken (Roz) Frey, Garden City; Deidre (Jesse) Knight, Council Grove; and Payson (Morgan) Burnett, Chesapeake, Virginia. He has four great-grandchildren: Jaques Williams, Cooper Frey, Carter Frey, and Caris Frey.

If you are unable to attend, cards may be sent to 801 Cedar Drive, McPherson, KS 67460.