Darrell Alan and Sandra Jane (Mellons) Bishop of Church Hill celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary by renewing their wedding vows with Minister Olen Cassell at 2 p.m., May 3, 2014, at Freedom Baptist Church, Mount Carmel. The ceremony was followed by an open reception held in their honor.
The event was hosted by their children and family.
The couple was married May 3, 1974, with Minister Olen Cassell officiating the ceremony, held at the home of Cassell's mother, Mamie Cassell.
They are the parents of Misty Carter and husband John of Church Hill, and Rebecca Thompson of Church Hill. They are the grandparents of Daniel Parton II, Cole Carter and Kailey Thompson.
Mr. Bishop is employed at Tennessee Eastman Co. Mrs. Bishop is employed as treasurer at Freedom Baptist Church.