Whitleys celebrate anniversary

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Donald and Gwendolyn Kelly Whitley of Elizabethtown celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Dec. 1, at New Hope Community Church in Elizabethtown.

The Whitleys were married Dec. 2, 1962, at Kerr Memorial United Methodist in Bowling Green by The Rev. Wilbur Whitley.

They have two children, Donald K. Whitley of Elizabethtown and Marcus Whitley of Leitchfield.

Mr. Whitley is a retired right-of-way supervisor for the Kentucky Highway Department. Mrs. Whitley is a retired district office supervisor for General Telephone.

Mr. Whitley was born and raised in Mannsville and Mrs. Whitley is originally from Green County. They were living in Campbellsville when they married and moved to Elizabethtown in 1989.

Mr. Whitley owned Don's Barbershop for 12 years. The restaurant was located across from Topper's Restaurant.