Mr. and Mrs. Larry Hyder celebrate 50th anniversary9:30 am | November 7, 2011
They were married October 31, 1961 in Burnsville, N.C.
Mrs. Hyder is the former Mitzi White.
The couple are the parents of two daughters, Felisa and husband Jeff Townsend of Johnson City and Kim Williams of Johnson City, and a son, Joe Hyder and wife, Renee.
They have six grandchildren, Kari Townsend Masters, Brandon Townsend, Jared Williams, Elijah Hyder, Hannah Hyder and Ethan Hyder, and one great-grandchild, Colton Masters.
Larry retired from Raytheon and Alemite.
Mitzi is employed by Morrison’s Cafe in the Doctors Dining at Johnson City Medical Center.
The couple will be honored with a reception at Sinking Creek Baptist Church on Saturday, November 12, 2011, from 2 until 4 p.m.