ANNIVERSARY – Christie |


Jerry and Gwen Christie of Nevada City celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary recently. They were married Feb. 6, 1955, at St. Canice Catholic Church.

A surprise dinner party, hosted by the couple’s children and their families, was attended by many old friends and family members.

The couple’s children are: Dave Christie of Rocklin, Dan and Kathy Christie of Nevada City and Karen and Mack Abbott of Grass Valley. There are five grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Mr. Christie has operated several local businesses and is semi-retired. He enjoys time at the Nevada County Country Club, fishing, reading and family. He has lived in Nevada County since childhood and graduated from Grass Valley High School.

Mrs. Christie retired as secretary of Deer Creek School in Nevada City. She is a former avid golfer, enjoys playing cards with friends, listens to books on tape, and belongs to Sierra Services for the Blind. She, too, has lived in Nevada County since childhood and graduated from Nevada City High School.

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