Harold and Jeanette Poe Morrison of Wilkesboro celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Feb. 22 with a dinner in their honor at the Brushy Mountain Smokehouse, given by their children.
The couple’s children are Chris Morrison, Rickey Morrison and Scotty Morrison, all of Wilkesboro, and Annette Welborn of Purlear.
They have two grandsons, two granddaughters, one great-granddaughter and five great-grandsons.
Approximately 60 friends and church family members attended.
Mr. Morrison is retired from Ithaca Industries. Mrs. Morrison is also retired after a career of caring for the elderly.
The Morrisons were married Dec. 24, 1969, at the home of Mrs. Morrison’s parents in Laurel Springs.