John Morris and Peggy Ann (Jessee) Starnes of Kingsport will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary March 30, 2014, with a family dinner with their children and grandchildren.
The couple was married March 26, 1964, at Pleasant View Baptist Church, Kingsport, with the Rev. Ralph Cook officiating.
They are the parents of John M. "Johnny" Starnes and wife Becky, and Carol Ann Starnes Herron and husband Brent, all of Gate City, Va.
They are the grandparents of Kellie Starnes, J.T. Starnes, Camryn Herron and Trevor Herron.
Mr. Starnes is a retired teacher from Kingsport City Schools. Mrs. Starnes is a retired substitute teacher from Kingsport City and Sullivan County schools.