Mr. and Mrs. Claude Guinn, 120 Sims Hill Road, Elizabethton, celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary on Friday, June 22, 2012.
They were married June 22, 1957 in Gate City, Va., by Rev. R.H. Peters.
Mrs. Guinn is the former Joann Harrison.
The couple are the parents of Claudia (Donald) Holloway of Hampton, Jeff (Angie) Guinn of Elizabethton and Beverly (Roger) Guinn of Elizabethton.
They are the grandparents of Shatonna, CJ, Whitney, Molly and Morgan, and the great-grandparents of Ty, Amanda, Mary Jane and CJ Jr.
Mr. Guinn is a retired brick mason. Mrs. Guinn is employed at Sycamore Shoals Hospital.
The Guinns were surprised with a 55th anniversary party at the Elizabethton Senior Citizens Center on Saturday, June 23.