Mr. and Mrs. Freeman Taylor, 254 Sunrise Drive, Elizabethton, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Saturday, December 17, 2011.
They were married at New Liberty Free Will Baptist Church by Preacher E.F. Grayne on December 17, 1951.
Mr. Taylor retired from Freeman Taylor & Sons Quik Cleaners & Laundry, Inc.
Mrs. Taylor is the former Evelyn Taylor. She also retired from the family-owned business.
The couple have five children, Kenneth Taylor and wife Nancy, Mickey Taylor, Kirby Taylor and wife Susan, Phillip Taylor and Connie Wyche, all of Elizabethton.
They also have 15 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
The couple celebrated the special occasion with a family dinner at the Red Lobster.