Martin 57th

Peggy and Woody Martin

Woody and Peggy Martin celebrated their 57th anniversary Dec. 10 with a trip to Gatlingburg.

The Martins were married Dec. 10, 1960, at Hensley Chapel Baptist Church. They have been in full-time ministry more than 50 years and pastoring the Victory Temple Church they founded in June 1974 with a worldwide television ministry reaching 200 countries.

The Martins have four children, Lisa Schrimsher of Loudon, Richard Martin and David Martin of Lenoir City, and Julie Williams of Crossville; and nine grandchildren, Torie Elliott, Luke, Hannah, Joel, Katie and John Martin of Lenoir City, Bella Williams of Crossville, and Hannah and Noah Rankin of Lenoir City.