Franklin and Virginia Gayer Waddle
Franklin and Virginia Gayer Waddle
Franklin and Virginia Gayer Waddle of Madison will celebrate their 50th anniversary March 1, 2013. The couple married March 1, 1963, in St. Paul United Methodist Church in Sunman. The Rev. Dorothy Hinds presided.

Mr. Waddle is retired from Fort Knox and from Highland Automation in Madison. Mrs. Waddle retired from the JayC Food Store in Madison. Following their retirement, the couple have been vendors at the Madison Farmers Market. They are members of Kent United Methodist Church.

The couple have three children, David Waddle and wife Della of Ft. Myers, Fla., Traci Riggle and husband Brad of Wabash, and Teresa Gotthardt and husband Jeremy of Greenwood. They also have six grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Their children will host a reception from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 17 at Kent United Methodist Church. All family and friends are invited.