Burlin and Ernestine McCall Married Seventy Years

 

January 17, 2019

Burlin and Ernestine McCall

Burlin and Ernestine McCall, of Brevard, celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary, Jan. 14, 2019. They were married Jan. 14, 1949, "by a one-armed judge in Pickens," (S.C.), as they liked to say. He tells the story that when she was 10 years old, he saw her and threw a stick at her and told her she sure was a pretty thing and that when she got older, he was "gonna" come get her and marry her. Sure enough, he came knocking. A few years later and 70 years later, here they are.

They brought three beautiful children into the world, and have four grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

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