Anniversaries from December 2011
McKinneys celebrate 50th
Howard and Audrey McKinney celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary last week. The couple were married Dec. 23, 1961, in Chase City, Va. They raised two daughters, Debbie Ellis of Hammett and Sheila Garrett of Greer, S.C. They have five grandchildren, Nathan Owens, Anna Warden, Kathryn Good, Ashley Gibson and Michelle Payne and six great-grandchildren...
Childs to celebrate 50th
Ira (Bud) and Virginia (Ginny) Childs will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Dec. 15. Married in Glendale Ariz., they raised three children: Kenneth (deceased), Roberta living in California and Michael living in Arizona. Bud and Ginny retired from Paul's Market after 17 years. Bud was the produce manger and Ginny was the florist...