Larry and Pat Hammett celebrated their 50th golden wedding anniversary by renewing their vows Nov. 22 at the First Baptist Church in Stephenville. Reverend Danny Walker of the First Baptist Church and Rev. Don Middleton of The Cross Timber Church of Christ officiated the celebration.

Larryís best men were Mike Allen, his great nephew, Nicholas Griffin, and cousin, Bill Littleton who was their best man 50 years ago.

Patís special group of ladies were niece, Raina Smith, niece, Christi Griffin, great-niece, Lindsey Griffin, Brittany Cloyd, Katie Keith and Kauri Keith. Pat was escorted down the aisle by Doug Keith who gave her away in the renewal. Doug was assisted by Patís uncles, Douglas, Kilcrease and Bob Lay. Ushers were Fred Weldon and Charles Stephens. A special thanks goes to Rosa Warren for being such a wonderful friend.

During the reception there was a surprise appearance by Elvis and entertained everyone by dancing and singing.†

Special music was performed by Alecia and Mike Echols.