Weatherford Democrat

Lifestyles

March 10, 2013

Woodruffs celebrate diamond anniversary

— Bobby Joe and Darlene Mader Woodruff celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on March 6. They were married in Weatherford on March 6, 1953.

Bobby is a retired First Sgt. from the U.S. Army. He also retired from General Dynamics.

Darlene is retired from Safeway. They reside in Weatherford.

Their three children are Lanny Woodruff, of Azusa, Calif., Christie and husband, Mike Hemby, of Weatherford, and Sharla and husband, David Wilson, of Tyler.

They have been blessed with seven grandchildren, Jason and Stefanie Woodruff, Colin and Holton Hemby and Mindy, Katie and Sarah Wilson.

Congratulations on their 60 years of commitment.

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