David and Carolyn Watson of Tecumseh celebrated their 50th anniversary by renewing their vows at Redeemer Lutheran church Jan. 13, 2013, with a reception afterward.
They were married Jan. 11, 1963, at St. John Lutheran Church in Shawnee.
Their children are Dwayne Watson of Tecumseh and Tammy and Derrick Kasterke of Shawnee. Their grandchildren are Tanner, Josh and Kali Kasterke.
David retired from The Shawnee News-Star after 45 years.
Carol worked for the Shawnee Board of Education as a secretary.
They are members of Redeemer Lutheran Church.
They enjoy traveling, spending time with family at Lake Eufaula, watching grandkids’ sporting events and Thunder basketball.