David and Velma (Flynn) Spradlin, of Maryville, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with a private celebration. Invitations have been sent.
The couple were married April 5, 1963, at Tevis Springs Baptist Church. The Rev. R.C. McDaniel officiated.
Their family includes children David E. (Judy) Spradlin, of Knoxville, and Darwin (Terressa) Spradlin, of Maryville. They have five grandchildren.
Mr. Spradlin is retired from the University of Tennessee Electrical Department. Mrs. Spradlin is a housewife.
The attend Fairview United Methodist Church.