Tuesday, July 3, 2012
George and Dianne Jenkins celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on June 23, 2012 with a catered dinner dance at Grace Lutheran Church fellowship hall with 100 family members and friends.
On June 23, 1962 the bride’s father, Rev. C. C. Helmly, performed the ceremony at Pine Grove Lutheran Church, Lone Star, South Carolina.
Their children are Shayne and wife Nieves of Bradenton, Florida and Kerry and his wife Katie of Newport, North Carolina. They have six grandchildren: Melissa, Rhian, Logan, Alanna, Hannah and Lindsay.
They also have two great-grandchildren: Nicolas and Emma. The Jenkins’ moved to Summerville in 2007 from Maryland. George is retired from the United States Air Force and Lockheed Martin. Dianne is a retired pre-k teacher.