First Posted: 7/25/2009
Paige and Bessie Noonkester of Ridgeview Drive, Mount Airy, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary June 27. They were married on June 10, 1949, in Hillsville, Va.
A special gathering was given by their children at Franklin Community Volunteer Fire Department with numerous family and friends attending.
The couples children are Danny Noonkester of Greensboro, Rita Anderson of Williamston and Amy Snow of King. The couple also has seven grandchildren.
Mr. Noonkester is retired from Mount Airy Furniture Company. Mrs. Noonkester is retired from Surry Community Nursing Center.