The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)

August 22, 2012

Smith's celebrate 50th anniversary


Wednesday, August 22, 2012 — Gareth and Judy Smith of the Ridgecrest community celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 18.

The couple was married on Aug. 18, 1962, at Ridgecrest Presbyterian Church Manse by the Rev. D. H. Dulin.

Mrs. Smith’s parents were Arthur and Dessie McLester of the Ridgecrest community.

Mr. Smith’s parents were Ira and Ola Mae Smith of the Ridgecrest community.

Their children are Tony and Sandie Upchurch of Albemarle and Susan Smith of Locust.

They have one grandchild, Joseph Upchurch of Locust.