On April 18, 1964, Mary Warner of Ramsey married Tommy Hayes of Herrick.
Mary is the daughter of Rufus (Bud) & Marie Warner, Tom is the son of Lloyd and Evalena Hayes. The wedding ceremony was held at the Ramsey Baptist Church and Pastor Gene Auxier officiated. The Best Man was Laverne Burrus and Maid of Honor was Sue (Ballard) Lehr.
Tom has been in the insurance business for 44 years and manager of Shelbyville Mutual Insurance for 48 years. He also enjoys farming. Mary is a homemaker, member of the Holiday in Herrick Committee and Sunday School Director. She also started a “friendship bread” ministry at the Herrick Baptist Church where they are both active members.
Tom and Mary reside in Herrick and have four daughters: Michelle and husband Tad Slater, Melanie and husband Jeff Meek, Melissa and husband Bill Meek, all of Herrick; and Whitney and husband William Love of Chicago. They have nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
They are celebrating 50 years of marriage. Their daughters will be hosting an open-house reception Saturday, April 19, from 2:00 pm-4:00 pm at the Herrick Baptist Church Fellowship Hall in Herrick. Please stop by and wish them well.