Ted and Janice Hamilton celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012, at Myrtle Beach, S.C., during a two-week vacation.
The couple were married Sept. 15, 1962 by Minister Bill Gardner at West Side Christian Church in Elizabethton. Mrs. Wanda Lyons was the wedding director.
Mr. Hamilton is retired from Siemens, Johnson City. He is the son of the late Charles Dale and Inez Hamilton. He has one brother, Bill Hamilton, and sister-in-law, Evelyn, of Siam, and one sister, the late Nancy Collins, and brother-in-law, Luther Collins, of Siam.
Mrs. Hamilton, the former Janice Ruth Peters, is the secretary for West Side Christian Church. She is the daughter of the late Evant and Ruth Peters. She has one sister, Brenda Hyder, and brother-in-law, Tony, of Elizabethton.
The couple have three children, five grandchildren and one grandson-in-law. A son, Jim Hamilton, and wife, Sandy, reside with their daughter, Tiffany, in Elizabethton. Their daughter, Lindsay, and husband, Garrett Johnson, are residing in Elizabethton.
Daughter, Cindy Elliott, and husband, Bob, reside with their son, Colton, in Elizabethton.
Angie Oliver, their youngest daughter, and husband, Joseph, reside with their children, Ciara and Xavier, in Elizabethton.