They were married November 24, 1976 at Free Methodist Church in Johnson City by Rev. Charley Heath.
Mrs. Sheets is the former Charlene White.
The couple are the parents of a daughter, Melissa Sheets Roark, and husband, Willie, and a son, Christopher Sheets, and wife, Penny, all of Roan Mountain.
They have three grandchildren, Uriah and Justin Sheets and Faith Roark.