Raymond and Penny Atkins recently celebrated their 50th anniversary with a private dinner hosted by their daughters, Jennifer Sharpe and Cathey Hagerich.
Junior “Claude” & Jane Chapman, lifetime residents of Rome, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Dec. 24, 2013.
James Albert “Mac” McFry and Linda Meers McFry of Shannon recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a dinner hosted by family and are making plans for a family cruise.
James and Daisy Rhinehart celebrated their 73rd anniversary on Jan. 6, 2014.
Mr. and Mrs. Shelby Gilleland of Rome recently celebrated their 50th anniversary with a reception hosted by their children, grandchildren and other family members.
Earl and Betty Kelly celebrated their 65th anniversary on Oct. 30. They were married in 1948
Harvey Odis and Annie Ruth Bishop Wade celebrated their 60th anniversary on October 3 with a surprise barbecue dinner given by their children at their home in Cedar Bluff, Ala.
Clyde and Irene Hamilton recently celebrated their 60th anniversary. They were married on Oct. 10, 1953.
Walter and Annie Miller recently celebrated their 50th anniversary by renewing their vows at New Life of St. John Baptist Church.
Grady and Thelma Mitchell recently celebrated their 70th anniversary with a dinner attended by family and friends.
Julian and Shirley Touchstone recently celebrated their 50th anniversary with a dinner attended by immediate family.
James G. and Mary Grace White Meeks celebrated their 60th anniversary on June 13, 2013. The Rev. Robert S. Tucker performed the wedding ceremony at the North Rome Baptist Church on June 13, 1953.
Woodrow Gordon, 89, of Rome, died June 17, 2013. Wright Memorial Mortuary has charge of the arrangements.
Robert and Brenda Jones are celebrating their 50th anniversary. The couple were married on May 19, 1963 at North Broad Baptist Church by the Rev. Robert S. Tucker Sr.
Kristi and Tony Davis recently celebrated their 25th anniversary. They were married on April 30, 1988 at Floyd Springs Methodist Church.
James and Lorene Pittman Salter of Rome celebrated their 50th anniversary on Sunday, April 14, 2013 with a reception at their home hosted by their sons.
Oliver and Shirley Hutchins of Lindale celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday, Feb. 8, 2013, at the Wax Baptist Church Christian Life Center in Silver Creek.
William ‘Larry’ Davis and Linda ‘Kay’ Davis celebrated their 50th anniversary on March 16th with a party at Red Lobster attended by their children Sonya Black, Sharon Green, grandchildren Stephen Self and Kayla Green and their great granddaughter Peyton Self.
Larry and Ann Gore celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Feb. 22, 2013.
Carl and Nell Sidwell recently celebrated their 60th anniversary with a reception held at La Marie’s, hosted by their son Mike Sidwell and his wife Elaine.