Chance and Zada Shewmake celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Oct. 7, 2015.
They were married on Oct. 7, 1955, at Elm Street Presbyterian Church by the Rev. William Kimbrough.
Chance served in the U.S. Army for four years. He retired from Chemetco after 30 years of employment.
They have three children, Pamela (Rick) Stolze, Kathryn Shewmake and Timothy (Terry) Shewmake.
They have five grandchildren, Joshua and Jeremy Shewmake, Matthew and Michael Stolze, and Breanne (Luke) Bonnell. One great-grandchild is expected in February 2106.
They celebrated with a family dinner and a family vacation is planned for a later date.