John Houston Barrett III and Sandra Lynn (Burdine) Barrett of Church Hill, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open reception to be held in their honor from 1 to 3 p.m., Saturday, May 31, 2014, in the First Floor Courtyard at the Kingsport Renaissance Center.
The event is being hosted by their family and friends.
The couple was married June 12, 1964, at Cloud's Bend United Methodist Church with the Rev. Cline Welch officiating.
They are the parents of Lisa Manis of Church Hill; John H. Barrett IV of Kingsport; Scott Barrett of Church Hill; and Angela Ward of Church Hill. They have nine grandchildren.
Mr. Barrett retired from Eastman Chemical Co. Mrs. Barrett is employed at Techni-Glass Inc.
The presence of family and friends is the only gift requested.