Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Pinckney Sr. Alvin Frank and Margaret Maree Pinckney Sr., of Ladson, SC, celebrated their 74th wedding anniversary on September 21, 2013 with a cook out at their home given by their children and grandchildren. The Pinckney's were married September 23, 1939 in Virginia. Their children are: Alvin Pinckney Jr., and wife Lillian, Harvey Pinckney and wife Ethel, Jadaqua Watson and husband William, Edward Pinckney and wife Zetta and Carol Watson all of North Charleston, SC, Sylvester Pinckney of Summerville, SC, Thomas Pinckney and wife Shirley of St. Stephens, SC, Carrie Swafford of Hanahan, SC, Marie Jones and husband Clarence of Ridgeville, SC, Mary Simmons and husband Robert of Goose Creek, SC, Barbara Ice and husband Andy of Trenton, NJ, Dorothy Reese and husband Theodore of Bronx, NY, Diannia Neal and husband LeVerne of Marietta, GA, the late Remonia Washington and the late William Earl Pinckney. They have 46 grandchildren and 71 great-grandchildren and 8 great-great-grandchildren. Mr. Pinckney retired from Lylery's Cleaners. Mrs. Pinckney retired from being a homemaker. Happy 74th Wedding Anniversary!