Anniversary — Nov. 27


Alvin and Mary Frances Smith of Portales celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Nov. 24, 2011, at 12:30 p.m. at Arch Community Building.

The celebration was hosted by Betty Moore, Debbie Smith, Bill Smith and Roy Smith. Congratulations on 50 years of marriage! We love you, all your children and grandchildren.

The couple was married Nov. 24, 1961, in Portales.

They have four children, 19 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

They are both retired.

The celebration is open to friends and relatives.

— Submitted by Chelsea Smith