George H. and Barbara M. Potter Burgess celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on Nov. 22. They were married in 1953 by the Rev. Amos Head in Maryville.
Their family includes children, George Jr. and Pat Burgess, of Knoxville; Dennis W. Burgess, of Maryville; Sarah and Phil Moffett, of Greenback; Scott and Marilyn, of Oak Ridge; 11 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. George is retired from the United States Air Force and Barbara is retired from H&R Block Inc.