Butch Gillock and the former Diane Carnes celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday, Jan. 24, 2020.

They were married Jan. 24, 1970 at the old Cadiz Christian Church.

Butch was born in New Castle and graduated from Cadiz High School in 1967. He retired from Chrysler in 2003 after 37 years.

Diane was born in New Castle and graduated from Union High School in Modoc in 1969. She retired from Cantrell’s Dry Cleaners after 30 years.

They had one son, the late Troy Lane Gillock.

Donna Cronk is Neighbors Editor of The Courier-Times and edits the quarterly her magazine for women. Email her at dcronk@thecouriertimes.com or call 765-575-4657.