Vestal (Cubbie) and Unav Pilkington, of Greenback, will celebrate their 65th anniversary on June 13. They were married in Blount County with Judge George Roberts officiating.
Their children include Susan Lovingood (Jackie), of Friendsville, Jeff Pilkington (Stella), of Maryville, and the late Randall Pilkington, of Greenback. They also have eight grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
Mr. Pilkington is retired from Operating Engineers, where he worked as a heavy equipment operator. Mrs. Pilkington is retired from Schlegel Manufacturing. They also are members of Hopewell Baptist Church.
They are planning a private trip in celebration.