Gracie and T.J. Alexander
Mr. and Mrs. T.J. Alexander of Paducah will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with a family dinner.
Mr. Alexander and the former Gracie Newman were married June 21, 1953, by the Rev. Leon Penick at McConnell Baptist Church in Weakley County, Tenn. Their attendants were Loveda and James Warmath, sister and brother-in-law of the bride.
Mrs. Alexander is the retired executive secretary for the City of Paducah Parks and Recreation Dept.
She is the daughter of the late Oscar and Sallie Newman.
Mr. Alexander is co-owner/president of Tri-State Insurance Agency of Paducah. He is the son of the late Trevie Alexander and the late Maybell Felts.
They have two daughters: Teresa Jean Norwood of Lenoir City, Tenn., and Melissa Grace Kelley of Nashville, Tenn.; and four grandchildren.