Mr. and Mrs. Robert Whitaker celebrated their 50th anniversary on June 10, 2010, with family and friends in Galveston, Texas, for a week before everyone took a cruise to the Bahamas together.


Mr. and Mrs. Robert Whitaker celebrated their 50th anniversary on June 10, 2010, with family and friends in Galveston, Texas, for a week before everyone took a cruise to the Bahamas together.

 

Robert and Kay were married on June 10, 1960, at the First Presbyterian Church in Ardmore.

 

Robert owned Whitaker and Son Construction Co., and worked for 27 years for the City of Ardmore, retiring as public works director.

 

He is a sales associate for Frances No. 1 Realty.

 

Kay was a homemaker and retired from Dickson Schools.

 

They have two children, Cynde Preston and her husband, Gerald, and Neal Whitaker and his wife, Laura, all of Ardmore.

 

There are four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.