Jim and Mary Kathie Simerly will celebrate their 59th wedding anniversary on Wednesday, June 28, 2017, with family and friends.
Jim is a retired U.S. Army veteran. Mary Kathie is a retired cosmetologist.
They are the parents of Jimmie Roberts Simerly, an evangelist, of Jonesborough, TN; and of the late Mary Colleen Holt. They are the proud grandparents of two wonderful grandchildren: Katie and Daniel Holt.