Published 5:14 pm Tuesday, October 25, 2011
Maylon E. Kearney and Hazel Mae Jones, of Oxford, NC, and formerly of Buckingham, were wed on Aug. 14, 1951, by the Rev. W.C. Pittard in Franklington, NC. A cookout in their honor was held at the home of their daughter and son-in-law, Debbie and Robbie Spencer, in Oxford. Their other daughters are Ronda Blackwell and husband Dan, of Maptopone; Angela Kerney, of Oxford; and the late Sharon Kearney Lightfoot. Like daughters to them are Doralease Jackson and husband, of Farmville, and the late Naomi Short-Walters. They have five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Other family members and friends joined them for the occasion.