Carlton and Linda Bramblett blessed with 50 wonderful years of marriage, celebrated the occasion with family and friends at Mi Familia restaurant Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014.

The couple were married Feb. 1, 1964, at First Baptist Church in Goldthwaite, Texas. They made their home in Bangs, Texas, in 1970 after Carlton completed his military duty in Fort Knox, Ky. Linda is retired from Bangs U.S. Post Office and Carlton is retired from M&F Gauge of Brownwood.

The couple is thankful to the love and support of their many friends and family especially their children: son, Damon Bramblett of Austin; daughter, Dedra Mackey of Clyde and husband Brent along with their grandsons, Konner and Karter Mackey who are their pride and joy.