50th anniversary

By Lucie Willsie

September 8, 2013

William and Rachel Puckett of Mount Airy celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Dec. 21, 2012.

A surprise party was given by their children, Annette and Alvis Hall and Greg and Angie Puckett, along with their grandchildren, Natisha Hall, Chris Hall, Justin and Shaina Puckett, and Jacob Puckett.

The couple also celebrated with an Alaska cruise in July hosted by Dr. David Jeremiah and special guests Dennis Swanberg, Kim Hopper, Gordon Mote and Marshall Hall.

Rachel Puckett retired from BB&T/Blue Ridge Burke Insurance Agency, and William Puckett retired from North Carolina Granite.