The Rev. Dr. Bethel Boyd Hendricks Jr. and the Rev. Dr. Mary Baker Hendricks are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary on Sunday, July 26. They were married at Trinity CME Church in Toccoa, Georgia, in 1980.
Mrs. Hendricks is newly retired from the Hamilton County Board of Education after 27 years of service.
Both are ordained elders with the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, and they co-host the radio program "Amazing Grace Ministries" on Glory 1260 WNOO-AM at 1:30 p.m. Sundays.
They have six children, 17 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.