Donnie and Ann (Boatner) Franks celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on March 17, 2017.
The couple was married by the Rev. C.C. Wallace, uncle of the bride, on March 17, 1967. They have two children, Stacy Stewart and Pam Hastings, both of Rome.
They are the proud grandparents of Jake, Riley, and Chelsey Johnson and Brantley and Bailey Hastings.
Mr. Franks is retired from General Electric but continues to work in his auto repair shop. He has a passion for classic cars and helping others. Mrs. Franks is a homemaker and has a green thumb for growing the most beautiful flowers.
The couple’s children hosted a dinner at their home to celebrate their 50 happy years of marriage.