Tommy and Terri Strickland recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married on Aug. 8, 1965, at Epworth United Methodist Church in Savannah. The Rev. C.W. Hancock and the Rev. Harold Brooks officiated.
God has blessed them with the desire of their hearts, children Kim and Wade McDonald of Guyton; Trey and Amy Strickland of Rincon; and Ryan and Kelly Strickland of Rincon, and grandchildren Logan and Noah McDonald; Joshua, Emma, and Jonah Strickland; and Samuel, Simon Silas and Abigail Strickland. Members of Springfield United Methodist Church, Tommy and Terri have made Effingham County their home since 1971.