Doug and Yvonne McKinney, 7 Gouge Lane, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Thursday, July 28, 2011.
The couple were married on July 28, 1961, in Manchester, Md.
Mr. McKinney retired from McKinney Insurance Agency as founder and previous owner.
Mrs. McKinney is the former Polly Yvonne Gouge. She is a homemaker and assisted with the family business.
The couple have two children, David McKinney of Johnson City, Bryan McKinney and wife Cindy of Unicoi; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.