Wayne and Dottie Stephens celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Dec. 18, 2015.
Their children are Emily and Kevin Blankenship, Diane Martin, Rodney and Brandi Stephens.
They have four grandchildren, Tori and Sarah Blankenship, Brittany Beck, Ryan Stephens and one grandchild Camden Lewis.
Wayne retired from Gallins Vending after 35 years of service and from Pioneer Hospital with ten years of service. Dottie worked various jobs, Roses Dept. Store, Kelly Services and was a caregiver for many children in the neighborhood.
They were married in Big Creek Prmitive Baptist Church in Lawsonvile on December 18, 1965 by Elder Flether Beasley.