Mr. and Mrs. Robert Emory (Martha Obdulia Dominguez) Kirk celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary June 13, 2010.The couple was married in Saint Patrick's Cathedral Catholic Church in El Paso, Texas. A blessing of their marriage will be given by the Rev. Michael F. Nolan at Saint Dominic's Catholic Church.They are the parents of Martha Elizabeth and Scott Bailey of Chattanooga, Tenn.; Patricia Ann and Lee Bridges of Tucson, Ariz.; Rebecca Kirk and Mark Lockhart of Birmingham, Ala., and Teresa Lynn and Anthony Allen of Birmingham.They are the grandparents of Haley Alexa, Ryan Andrew and Jack Robert Lockhart, Even Kirk and Connor Brice Bailey.Mr. Kirk retired from Eastman Chemical Co.Martha is a Minister of Communion at Saint Dominic and a volunteer at Holston Valley Medical Center. She enjoys her many hobbies at home.