Joe C. and Sidney A. Wallen were married on April 30, 1948, with the Rev. Kyle Price of Eidson, Tenn., officiating.
To celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary, the couple was honored with a reception and luncheon at the Double Tree Hotel on April 28, 2013.
The event was hosted by their son, Dr. Joseph J. Wallen, his wife, Dr. Ellen Wallen, and daughter, Emma.
The event was co-hosted by Sidney’s sister, Mrs. Lillian A. Yount of Rogersville.
Mr. and Mrs. Wallen have lived in Johnson City since 1964.