William E. and Anna Lea (Millsaps) Potter, of Maryville, are celebrating their 62nd wedding anniversary today.
The couple were married June 16, 1951, at the home of the Rev. Harry Brenim.
Their family includes children Kathy Potter and David Potter, both of Maryville. They have three grandchildren, Kristina Heaton, Brandy Haun and Brian Potter, six great-grandchildren, A.J. and Amber Muse, Kayla Parrott, Becki Potter, Caleb and Michael Haun, and one great-great-grandchild, Brayden James Muse.
Mr. and Mrs. Potter lived, worked and raised their family in Illinois for 36 years, then returned to Blount County in 1988. Mr. Potter is retired from Chicago Local Union No. 152 and is a veteran of in the United States Army. Mrs. Potter worked in store offices at Anchor Coupling, Libertyville, Ill., and is now retired.