Mr. and Mrs. Calvin B. Garland, 1608 Hickory Court, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with family after the first of the year.
The couple were married on Dec. 29, 1951, by the Rev. W.L. Gilton.
Mr. Garland is professor emeritus of East Tennessee State University. He retired from the Department of Health Education after 25 years of service.
Mrs. Garland is the former Kathleen Davis. She retired from the Johnson City School System after 25 years as a teacher in the elementary grades.
The couple have one child, Donna Garland Robbins and husband Stephen of Limestone.