ELIDA — Mr. and Mrs. Jim Kirk are celebrating 40 years of marriage.
Kirk and the former Lisa Spence were married Dec. 30, 1978, at Lima Baptist Temple by the Rev. Ronald Cannon.
They are the parents of two sons, James (Morgan) Kirk, of Elida; and Justin (Brooke) Kirk, of Elida. They have six grandsons.
Kirk works at Marimor Industries. His wife works at Allen County Board of Developmental Disabilities.