Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Puckett, 515 N. University Blvd., will celebrate their golden wedding anniversary Monday.
Puckett and the former Sadie Conley were married Nov. 9, 1931, in Blanchard. They lived and farmed in the Blanchard community until they moved to Norman in 1953.
Born June 28, 1910, in Millsap, Texas, Puckett moved to Blanchard in 1925. After moving to Norman, he worked in the construction field until 1968. At that time he was employed by the First Baptist Church, where he worked until his retirement in 1980.
Mrs. Puckett, who was born in Hugo May 29, 1911, also moved to Blanchard in 1925. She was employed at the Holiday Inn in Norman and retired in 1978 after 14 years of service.
The Pucketts had nine children. Eight are still living. They are Glenda Burns, Jerry Puckett, Robert Puckett and Elaine Stewart, all of Norman; Patsy Ruble, Newcastle; Van Puckett, Houston; Mary Tevis, El Paso, Texas; and Donald Puckett, Cyril.
Newspaper clipping from The Norman (Okla.) Transcript, Sunday, November 8, 1981 from scrapbook of Irene Gailey Stone, Mineral Wells, Texas