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The Veatchs celebrate 64th anniversary

The COVID-19 pandemic did not stop family and friends from celebrating the 64th anniversary of Herbert and Catherine Veatch.

Union Chapel Methodist Church hosted a drive-thru parade, led by Aquadale Fire Department, at their house on July 6.

They were married in Milledgeville, Ga. at Hardwick Methodist Church in 1956. They have lived in Albemarle for 16 years.

Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Veatch were married July 6, 1956.

They have a son, Dr. Phillip Veatch, who is married to Nancy Cunningham Veatch, and a daughter, Vickie Veatch.

They have five grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Veatch is the daughter of the late Fincher and Evelyn Mills of Milledgeville, Ga.

Mr. Veatch is the son of the late Charles N. Veatch and Glenna Veatch of Milledgeville, Ga.