John Elbert Tillman and Dartha Ann Dixon Tillman will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary September 11. They were married in 1955. The wedding was officiated by the Rev. C.D. Rentz at Piney Grove Church. Good friend and neighbor of Dixon family, Louise Harris, made Dartha’s wedding dress.
John and Dartha were both born in Appling County and both graduated from Surrency High School. Their home was built in 1955 before wedding in September. A few feet from the home where John was born.
Congratulations and love from sons, John Alan (Christina) Tillman and Anthony (Tonya) Tillman, both of Surrency, and Christopher (Anna) Tillman of St. Simons, and grandchildren and a great-grand.
Picture of the couple’s home being built in 1955 before they were married.