Happy 50th Anniversary

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Kelly and Cindy Cole are celebrating 50 years of marriage.

They were wed Aug. 11, 1967, at First Baptist Church in Mabank. After beginning their teaching careers in Mesquite, they settled in Van in 1971 where they taught in Van ISD until they both retired in 2001.

They have spent much of their time since retiring enjoying their children, Randall and Melissa Cole and granddaughter Susanna of Maumelle, Ark., and Susan and Micah Lewis and grandchildren Grant, Gabbie and Gabe of Grand Saline.

Their family will host a come-and-go reception at First Baptist Church in Van, where they have been members since 1971.

Friends and family are invited celebrate with the couple from 2-4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 5. 

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