Chesnut & Patricia Whitaker

Whitaker 50th Anniversary
Patricia and Chesnut Whitaker just celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. Patricia was born in Celina, Texas, and Chesnut was born in Camden, South Carolina. They were married in Dallas, Texas on February 8, 1964 and were blessed with two sons, Andrew Whitaker of Dallas and Clayton Whitaker of Parker, two daughters-in-law (Estee and Salli), and four grandchildren (Madelyn, Hayden, Marisa, and Dashell). Chesnut served as a B-24 navigator in World War II and worked for Jefferson Pilot Life Insurance Company for forty years, and Patricia worked as an artist and retouched photos for The Dallas Times Herald and later worked for The Horchow Collection. Patricia and Chesnut still reside in Dallas and are looking forward to several more years of happiness with one another and their family.

Published in the Dallas Morning News on February 9, 2014