John and Paulette McCormick of Decatur celebrated their golden anniversary on March 25, 2017.
Paulette Garrett married John McCormick in Haltom City at the home of her aunt and uncle, Mr. and Mrs. Bennie Wood, on March 25, 1967.
The couple has two children, Todd McCormick of Slidell and Brad McCormick of Decatur.
They have six grandchildren.
John is a retired line superintendent for Wise Electric Co-op. Both are members of First Baptist Church of Decatur.
The couple celebrated their anniversary on a trip to Branson, Mo.