KUTTAWA, Ky. — Mr. and Mrs. Henry Yates of Kuttawa recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner.
Mr. Yates and the former Patricia Jane Smith were married May 8, 1963, by the Rev. M.W. Hall in Marion. Their attendants were Stanley Thomas and Leona Guess Thomas.
Mrs. Yates is the daughter of the late Robert L. and Mertie Guess Smith. She is employed by Westlake Chemical Corp.
Mr. Yates is the son of the late Thelma Lady and Homer L. Yates Sr. He is the former owner/operator of Yates Flea Market in Suwanee and is retired from Carbide Industries.
They are the parents of two daughters, Janet Yates Ward of Kuttawa and the late Julie Yates, and one son, the late Stephen Yates. They have two grandchildren.