John William Graves and Janice Caudle were married Aug. 2, 1969, in Loganville, Ga.
John is the son of John M. and Elna Rogers Graves and graduated from Woodlawn High School. Janice is the daughter of David I. and Jane McCamy Caudle and graduated from Ensley High School.
They met while at Samford University and continued their post graduate education at UAB. Both are retired elementary teachers, master gardeners, and members of Oneonta First Baptist Church and the Blountsville Historical Society. John served in the U.S. Marine Corp, the Army National Guard, and the Air National Guard.
The couple have two children, Dixie (David) Brown of Tanner and William Lee Graves of Blountsville, and three grandchildren.