Don and Donnice Powell celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 15, 2014 with a dinner party hosted by their daughters Scharla and Sherry and daughter-in-law Kim.
Mather and Jeanette Baker celebrated their 56th anniversary today with a reception hosted by their daughter Natalie Brackett.
Mary and David Mayberry recently celebrated their 50th anniversary with a family outing at Pigeon Forge, Tenn. The couple spent their honeymoon there 50 years ago.
Bob and Ann Sumners recently celebrated their 50th anniversary on July 3, 2014.
James Richard and Kathryn Shepherd Phillips recently celebrated their 60th anniversary with a family dinner at their home.
Millard H. and Merline Beam Pitts of Lindale recently celebrated their 60th anniversary with a trip to North Carolina and stayed on the Hiwassee River.
Mr. and Mrs. John Bartlett Jr. recently celebrated their 50th anniversary with their children and grandchildren on a 7-day western Caribbean cruise to Mexico, Belize, Honduras and the Cayman Islands. A reception will be hosted by their children and grandchildren at their home on Lake Weiss after the cruise.
Mr. and Mrs. A.D. Campbell recently celebrated their 75th anniversary with a gathering of family and friends.
Gene and Glenda Norris celebrated their 60th anniversary March 26 with a special lunch prepared by their friend Georgia Kight and attended by their children and family friends Dwight and Sherry Smith, Chuck and Ann Davis, Clyde Allen and Wanda Bradshaw.
Joseph P. and Rose Marie Bodkin celebrated their 60th anniversary on April 30.
Larry and Cathy Watkins are celebrating their 25th anniversary. The couple were married on April 28, 1989.
Mickey D. Walker and Joyous Moody Walker celebrated their 50th anniversary on March 4, 2014.
Jesse & Nellie Adams McCain celebrated their 55th anniversary recently. They were married on March 27, 1959 and have lived in Cave Spring since 1965.
Houston and Hazel Touchstone celebrated their 65th anniversary on March 13 with a dinner attended by their children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren.
Three area couples recently celebrated their 65th anniersaries at Cedar Creek Baptist Church: faithful members Harvey and Mildred Dempsey and Connor and Dot White as well as their good friends from Community Chapel Baptist Church, Max and Gaynell Tucker.
Terry Lanier and Glenda Ann Spears celebrated their 50th anniversary on Feb. 23, 2014 with a trip to the Trapp Family Lodge in Stowe, Vt.
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.