J.W. and Dorothy Suddarth, Union, will celebrate their 75th wedding anniversary Feb. 21, 2013. Mr. Suddarth and the former Miss Burgoon were united in marriage Feb. 21, 1938, in Olathe, Kan. Judge Rogers officiated at the ceremony.

The Suddarths have one daughter, Vicki Tanner, who is married to Jim Tanner. They have three grandchildren, Rick Tanner and his friend Lorena, Panama; Dr. Terry Tanner and Jane, Union; and Lesa and Mike Lewis, Beaufort.

They have eight great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren.