Ralph and Margaret McCrary of Gainesville celebrated their 50th anniversary Dec. 22, 2012. A reception held in their honor Feb. 3, 2013, at Cool Springs Baptist Church Fellowship Hall was given by their family.
Dennis and Mildred Carpenter of Flowery Branch celebrated their 50th anniversary on Dec. 16, 2012. The family celebrated with a family trip to Nashville, Tenn., where a private reception was given by their family.The couple have two children, Lisa Carpenter English and Julie Carpenter Sexton, and four grandchildren.
Jack and Sandra Coley of Gainesville celebrated their 51st anniversary on Dec. 30, 2012. A reception held in their honor at Montgomery Memorial Baptist Church was given by their friends and family on Dec. 8.