Mr. and Mrs. Bill VanMeter celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on August 2, 2018. Billy John VanMeter and Pamela Beth Law were united in marriage on August 2, 1968 by Homer Harris at the Marietta Presbyterian Church in Charleston, AR. Bill was a teacher, coach and athletic director at Paris High School for 35 years. He is also the pastor of the Caulksville Cumberland Presbyterian Church where he has been for over 44 years. Pam worked at the Western Arkansas Education COOP for 32 years before retiring. They celebrated their golden anniversary with a small family reception and trip to Branson. Their children are Erin Gattis and husband Taylor; and Cory VanMeter and wife Cortney all of Peter Pender, AR. They have three grandchildren, Justin, Trent and Gage Gattis.