Florence residents Susie and Emmitt Reeder, Jr. celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary on July 26, 2013. Emmitt is retired from Colbert Steam Plant and Susie is retired from Brown's Ferry. The couple has two children: Montrell Reeder and Marcus Reeder (Jenny). They also have six grandchildren: Devin Reeder, Desiree Reeder, Haley Finley, Brandon Reeder, LaCondra Reeder, and Jaylin Reeder, as well as two great-grandchildren: Parris Reeder and D'Merrio Reeder.
Published in the Florence Times Daily on July 27, 2013