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Carroll 50th wedding anniversary

Published June 29th, 2010 9:26 am

Bennie and Carole Shipp Carroll of Kingsport will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open reception to be held in their honor from 2 to 4 p.m., July 11, 2010, at the Renaissance Center (first floor), downtown Kingsport.The event is being hosted by their children and families.The Carrolls were married at Rock Springs United Methodist Church on July 10, 1960, with the Rev. Odell Jordan officiating.They are the parents of Tammy Carroll Higgins and son-in-law, Jerry; and Aaron Carroll and daughter-in-law, Christine, all of Kingsport.They are the grandparents of Allie Carroll, Abby Higgins, Emily Carroll, Meghan Carroll and Baby Girl Carroll. Bennie retired from Mead Paper/Willamette in 1999. Carole is a full-time mother and homemaker.The presence of family and friends is the only gift requested.