Peggy Ann Raines, of Maryville, celebrated her 80th birthday on Sept. 25. She was born to the late Gladys and Bart Hurst, in Blount County on Sept. 25, 1939.

She celebrated her birthday by walking Cades Cove Loop Road on Sept. 25 and having a family dinner at RJ’s Courtyard on Sept. 27.

Her family includes husband, Delbert Raines; children, Jim (Anne) Raines, of Loudon, John Raines, of Hermitage, and Jerald (Sara) Raines, of Tullahoma; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Peggy was employed at Park National Park in Knoxville. She is an active member of Lone Oak Baptist Church, where her husband pastors. She enjoys exercising, reading, camping and spending time with family.

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