Mr. and Mrs. Vernon Alexander
Posted: Tuesday, May 28, 2013 8:00 pm
GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY — Mr. and Mrs. Vernon Alexander of Union City recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a surprise reception hosted by their children at the Obion County Public Library meeting room following a family dinner at Boyette’s. The reception was attended by family, friends, past co-workers and church family. The couple was presented with a large family portrait and video of the couple’s life over the past 50 years. He married the former Virginia Pollock May 11, 1963. He is a retired worker from the Kohler Co. in Union City and pastors Church of God of Prophecy in Union City. She is retired from Burch Foods, formerly Canteen Food Services. They have four sons and daughters-in-law, Lynn and Jennifer Alexander of Jackson and Andy and Carla Alexander, Jeff and Sabrina Alexander and Keith and Tammy Alexander Forrester, all of Union City; and 25 grandchildren, grandchildren-in-law and great-grandchildren.
Published in The Messenger 5.28.13