Pastor O. David and Kay J. Shrum of Lincolnton were married February 23, 1963. They will celebrate their 50th anniversary Saturday, February 23, 2013. While David is still pastoring the Hickory Bethel Wesleyan Church, Kay is supporting his ministry and enjoying retirement. God has truly blessed their lives. Their children are Diane Orellana of Floirda, N.Y., Michael Shrum of Lincolnton and Mark and wife Suzanne Shrum of Lincolnton. Grandchildren are Robin and husband Jason Lambro of Slate Hill, N.Y., Dustin DeVries of Florida, N.Y. Great-grandchildren are Sadie Lambro and baby Lambro due in July.