50th anniversary: Fred and Charlotte Bond

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Fred and Charlotte Bond have been married for 50 years. The couple were married on June 22, 1963, at Beechmont Baptist Church in Louisville.


She was the former Charlotte Hoskins, graduated from Shawnee High School and Western Kentucky University and taught first grade in Jefferson and Shelby counties.

He is a retired judge, graduated from Shelbyville High School and the University of Kentucky and University of Kentucky law school. He served as Shelbyville city judge for nine years, Shelby County judge for nine years and the 53rd district judge for the state of Kentucky for 20 years. He has been retired since December 1997.

They have two daughters, Tracy (Garland) Bird and Laurie (Bill) Horsford and two grandchildren, Katherine and Brooks Horsford.

They will celebrate with their family and later this summer with friends on a tour of the Canadian Rockies.