75th wedding anniversary surprise afternoon tea

A surprise tea party was held at Buxted Park Hotel on Sunday afternoon 19th March for Uckfield residents Morris and Violet Mitchell to celebrate their 75th wedding anniversary

Violet is 94 years young and lived in Framfield Road Uckfield and Morris who is 94 in a few days time lived in Nutley, they were married at Holy Cross Church Uckfield on the 23rd March 1942.

They have three sons, Tim, Kevin & Keith. six Grandchildren and six Great grandchildren …..so far.

Morris was in the Royal Navy and went on two Russian convoys and one to Africa and Violet used to work in Woolworths.

Morris and Violet Mitchell wedding at Holy Cross Church Uckfield March 1942 Photographer unknown picture supplied by family
Violet Mitchell holding one of her Great grandchildren


ALL ABOVE IMAGES by Ron Hill (HillPhotographic)


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