First Posted: 7/4/2009
The 50th wedding anniversary of Jesse and Shelby East Tucker of 112 Arlington St., Mount Airy was celebrated on June 28 at the couples home. They were married on June 14, 1959 at the home of the Rev. Tom Cook of Westfield.
The special event was hosted by their daughter, Debbie Forkel of King, and daughter-in-law Velvet Tucker. A floating reception was held in their honor and many friends and relatives were in attendance.
Mr. and Mrs. Tucker also have a son, Noel Tucker and wife, Velvet of Pilot Mountain and four grandchildren: Dustin Forkel, Devin Forkel, Kendal Tucker and Karsyn Tucker.
Mr. and Mrs. Tucker are both retired, Mr. Tucker from T & T Home Improvement and Mrs. Tucker from Kentucky Derby Hosiery.