First Posted: 8/29/2009
The Rev. Bill and Janet Dickson Spurlin of Lowgap celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 29.
They were honored with a celebration at their church, Mount Vernon Baptist Church, in Lowgap on Saturday at 4 p.m.
They have been blessed with two children, Scott Spurlin and Todd and Melissa Spurlin, and with four grandchildren, Audrey, T.J., Colton and Erika, and one great-grandson, Colbin.
They have also been blessed with a wonderful extended family at Mount Vernon Church.
Both the Rev. and Mrs. Spurlin are enjoying a wonderful retirement together.
They were married on Aug. 29, 1959, at the First Baptist Church in Sparta.