David D. and Carolyn Johnson Dearman of North Wilkesboro celebrated their 61st wedding anniversary on Dec. 18, 2016. In honor of their anniversary, the Dearmans, their daughters, spouses and grandchildren went on an eight-day trip to Riviera Maya, Mexico.
The couple has three daughters, Kimberly Dearman-Wilcox and spouse Shaun, Tami Dearman Newton and spouse Steve, Kandi Dearman-West and spouse Chris. They also have three grandchildren, Cameron David Newton, Joseph Stephen Newton, and Kassidy Caroline Newton.
The Dearmans were high school sweethearts at Mountain View High School. Mr. Dearman is retired from Siemans where he worked as a communication technician. Mrs. Dearman is retired from American Drew Inc., where she worked in the accounting department for 43 years.