Thomas and Brenda Jarrell Edwards of Mount Airy marked 50 years of marriage on July 14. They were married on July 14, 1967, and were surprised with a 50th anniversary family dinner celebration at Pilot Knob Park Country Club in Pilot Mountain on July 15, 2017.
The celebration was hosted by their daughter, Lynn Edwards, and granddaughter, Ashley Edwards, and her fiancé, Jose Pinto. Ninety family members and friends attended the celebratory dinner.
The couple have one daughter, Lynn Edwards of Mount Airy, one granddaughter, Ashley Edwards of Mount Airy and one great-grandson, Atticus Pinto.
Mr. Edwards is retired from NC Granite. Mrs. Edwards is also retired.