Jimmy and Pat Wadsworth were married June 1, 1962, at Dewey Heights Baptist Church in Pinson, by Rev. Ira Tidwell.
Mr. Wadsworth served as a bi-vocational minister in Blount County and surrounding counties for 56 years. He is retired from the Blount County Board of Education. Mrs. Wadsworth is retired from the Social Security Administration after more than 45 years of service.
The couple are active members of Philadelphia Baptist Church and have one son, Gregg. Gregg, wife Bonita, and their children, Grant and Paige, live in Helena.
In honor of their 50th wedding anniversary, the family invites friends and relatives to a celebration on Sunday, June 3, from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. at Philadelphia Baptist Church on Champion Road in Oneonta. The couple requests no gifts.