Mr. Eddie Roark and Mrs. Patricia Henson Roark, of Roan Mountain, TN, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on July 18, 2017, on an Alaskan family cruise with their children.
Mr. and Mrs. Roark were married on August 5, 1967, in Newland, NC.
They have three children: Eric Roark of Roan Mountain, TN; LeAnn Townsend of Roan Mountain, TN; and Kerri Roark of Elizabethton, TN. They have one grandson: Brayden Townsend.
Mr. Roark retired from Carter County Schools. Mrs. Roark was self-employed at Pat’s Hair Shop.