Robert and Ella Williams are celebrating their 65th anniversary today, Christmas eve.
They were married Dec. 24, 1952 by Rev. D. E. Allred at his home in Rome.
Their entire life has been spent here except for two years of military service in Germany.
Robert still works full time at R&J Paint and Body Shop.
The couple enjoys traveling, having visited all 50 states and several foreign countries and been on numerous cruises.
They were planning an Alaska cruise to celebrate their anniversary.
Ella and Robert enjoy growing vegetables for family and friends.
Three mornings each week they work out at the Floyd Rehab gym.
They have three children: Jeff and Jean, Mark and Julie and Robin and Dathan Sorrow. They also have five grandchildren and one great grandchild.