Mr. & Mrs. Willie W. Stone, Jr., 149 Woodlawn Circle, Jonesborough, will celebrate their 56th wedding anniversary Saturday, July 21, 2018. The couple was married on July 21, 1962, at Andrew Chapel Methodist Church, Baltimore, Maryland, by the Rev. James W. Merchant. Mr. Stone retired from Domtar Paper in Kingsport. Mrs. Stone enjoyed her career in public service in Maryland. The couple have five children, Michael of Johnson City, Phillip of Johnson City, Lisa and husband, Duane Hayes, of Limestone, Kevin and wife, Holly, of Kingsport and Jason and wife, Lisa, of Limestone. There are seven grandchildren Kenny, Shea, Justin, Darren, Alyssa, Charity and Jordan and one great-granddaughter, Sailor.