Mr. and Mrs. Carl White of Lone Oak celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception on March 16 at the MG Banquet Hall in Lone Oak.
Mr. White and the former Rachelle “Shelly” Kay Figg were married March 16, 1963, in Central City.
Mrs. White was formerly employed as a bus driver for the McCracken County School System and as a secretary for Western Rivers Insurance Co. She is the daughter of the late Russell and Agnes Browning Figg.
Mr. White was employed as a chemist for the Tennessee Valley Authority for 30 years before his retirement. He is the son of the late Wilsie and Marjorie Capps White.
They have four children: Carla Simpson of Lone Oak, Cristi Wilson of Nashville, Tenn., Cary White of Lone Oak and Craig White of Louisville; seven granddaughters; and three great-grandchildren.