Mr. and Mrs. Billy “Bill” E. Cole, Elizabethton, celebrated their 50th anniversary Friday, Oct. 12.
They were married Oct. 12, 1962, by the Rev. H.M. Slagle.
Linda Cole is a retired licensed practical nurse and a homemaker. Bill Cole is a retired construction manager for General Shale Brick and a farmer.
The Coles are the parents of three daughters: Shelby Cole, Elizabethton; Barbara Curtis, Jonesborough; and Christy Simerly, Johnson City.
They have one granddaughter, Hannah Simerly, Johnson City.