Mrs. Espy is the former Frances Haygood. She retired in 2007 after working at Mohawk Industries for 41 years. She enjoyed all of her life, sewing, cooking and gardening.
William retired in 1995 after working at Local 766 plumber and steam fitters for 30 years. He enjoyed carpentry work all his life as well as gardening.
The couple’s secret to a successful and lengthy marriage is their love and trust in each other.
An anniversary lunch was given by Hector, Amanda and Anthony Navarrete at Friendship Baptist Church in Rome.