Keisler – 50th Anniversary
Jim and Lynda Keisler celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on November 23, 2018 at Litchfield Beach with family.
Jim was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. Lynda was still a student at the University of South Carolina when they met. They were engaged at Christmas of 1967 and were married at Trinity Methodist Church in Sumter, SC on November 23, 1968. Coincidentally, that was the day of the Carolina/clemson game and the Gamecocks were victorious over the Tigers by a score of 7-3. Jim and Lynda were blessed with two wonderful sons, Trey of Atlanta, and Jon (Robin) of Columbia. They have five grandchildren, Sutton, Blythe, Annie, Margot and Thomas.
Jim retired from the S.C. Department of Commerce. Lynda retired from Palmetto Health and owns Keisler Vancil Consulting. After Jim retired, he and Lynda enjoyed working as background actors/extras in quite a few feature movies, including “Leatherheads,” with George Clooney and Renee Zellweger, “Radio,” with Cuba Gooding, Jr., Ed Harris, and Debra Winger, “The Legend of Bagger Vance,” with Will Smith, Matt Damon and Charlize Theron, “The Blind Side.” With Sandra Bullock, “The Last Song,” with Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth, and many others. They also enjoy traveling, particularly cruising, and have visited at least 25 countries.