Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

August 2, 2011

Sockwells celebrate 50 years together

Photo and information courtesy of Carol Rainey
Jacksonville Daily Progress


Curtis and Barbara Sockwell were married Aug. 5, 1961, in Jacksonville. They were high school sweethearts.

Curtis is retired from Brookshire Bros. after 42 years. Barbara retired from CBTx after 23 years.

They have two sons: Dale and Shelia Sockwell of Nacogdoches and Ricky Sockwell of Huntington.

They have four grandchildren: Kyle, Ashley, Kelsi and Aaron; and a great-grandson, Kadeyn.