The celebration will also include the 38th wedding anniversary of Mike and Vickie McCarter and the 34th birthday of their daughter, Melody (McCarter) Smith.
The date of Nov. 23 is unique and special to the McCarter family. Marlene's father and mother, Ed and Grace Palmer, were married on Nov. 23, 1929; Bob and Marlene McCarter were married on Nov. 23, 1952; and Mike and Vickie McCarter on Nov. 23, 1974. Four years later, on Nov. 23, 1978, Melody was born into the family.
Other members of the family celebrating this special day are Melody's husband, Josh Smith, and their two boys, Trenton and Logan.