Mr. and Mrs. Jerry White will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary on Dec. 31.
Their day will be celebrated with their children and grandchildren, followed by all the family attending church together.
White and the former Phyllis Daniels were married on Dec. 31, 1971, in Mount Pisgah Baptist Church, Oliver Springs, by the Rev. C.J. Holt, who was pastor of the church at that time.
He is the son of Fred White of Oliver Springs and the late Inez Keylon White, and she is the daughter of the late Shirley and Agnes Daniels.