Eugene and Mary (White) Hilton celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Sept. 14, 2013, with a surprise reception given in their honor by their family at First Baptist Church.
They then celebrated their anniversary with an event, hosted by their children and grandchildren, at the Historic Amis Mill Restaurant, Rogersville.
The couple was married Sept. 14, 1963, at First Baptist Church, Fall Branch, with the Rev. E.W. Barnes officiating.
They are the parents of Candie (Hilton) Wright and husband Steve of Fall Branch, and LaDonna Hilton of Fall Branch.
They are the proud grandparents of Becca, Mac and Madi Wright.
Eugene retired from Eastman Chemical Company after 30 years of service. Mary is employed at Citi Group, Gray.