Dekles celebrate 65th anniversary
Joel and Sandra Dekle recently celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary. The Dekles were married on Sept. 8, 1956 in Jesup, Ga. Joel began practicing family medicine in Florence in 1966. Sandra worked for 17 years as a medical technologist at McLeod Hospital for. The Dekles have three children, Laura Dekle Fenters (Hal), Jody Dekle, and Tim Dekle; four grandchildren, Amelia Fenters Galloway (James), Stewart Fenters (Ashley), Westin Dekle, and Xan Dekle; and four great grandchildren, Elliott Fenters, Eliza Grace Galloway, Emma Claire Galloway, and Elijah Fenters.