Phil and Sue (Woolley) Thurston are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married May 29, 1963 at Lilly Creek Baptist Church in Alexandria.
Phil is a farmer and Sue worked part-time at the Madison County Treasurer's Office and together they owned Dortee's Drive-Inn. They are both members of 1st Baptist Church in Alexandria.
They are the parents of: Dean (Julie) Thurston of Alexandria, Lana (Bobby) Huff of Tennessee, Derek (Erin) Thurston of Tennessee; ten grandchildren, Mitchel (Christa) Hubert of Tennessee, Michael Hubert of Oregon, Ed Sawyer of Tennessee and Robbie Huff of Tennessee, Erin, Sami and Jake Thurston of Alexandria and Eli, Emme and Ty Thurston of Tennessee.
The couple are planning a late summer house boat trip to Dale Hollow with children, grandchildren and extended family.