Kingsport Times News Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Bishop 50th anniversary

Published June 14th, 2013 10:20 am

Larry A. and Norma (Yates) Bishop of Kingsport will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open reception to be held in their honor from 2 to 4 p.m., June 22, 2013. The reception will be held in the family center at Oak Drive Baptist Church, 1020 Oak Drive Circle, in the Lynn Garden area of Kingsport.

The event is being hosted by family and friends.

The couple was married July 6, 1963, in Gate City, Va.

They are the parents of Deana (Bishop) Collins and husband Greg of Blountville, and the grandparents of Meredith and Michael Collins.

Mr. Bishop retired from Eastman Chemical Co. in 1999 after 30 years of service. After his retirement he opened his own business, Graphix by Design. Mrs. Bishop worked at Mason Dixon, Pet Dairy and retired from First Kingsport Credit Union in 2012.

Mr. and Mrs. Bishop thank God for all his blessings. Among them are many dear friends. Please come and be part of this celebration.