Gary and Jerilyn Laramore of Panhandle celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014, with family and friends. They were married on Oct. 7, 1964, in First Baptist Church Chapel in Amarillo.
Their lives have been blessed with one son and his wife, Gary B. Laramore and Stacie. Their three grandchildren, Carter, Makenzie and Andrew Laramore, all of Texline, bring them great joy.
The couple previously resided in Stratford and Canyon. They have lived in Panhandle for 27 years and are members of First Baptist Church.
Mr. Laramore retired in 2009 after serving as a Texas public school educator and administrator of 42 years. Mrs. Laramore retired in 2009 after teaching 30 years in Texas public schools, most of that time in elementary music education.
A reception was held Saturday, Oct. 4 in First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall in Panhandle. The event was hosted by the Gary and Stacie Laramore family.