Thomas Sr. and Brenda Morrison celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary with a surprise party at 1 p.m. Aug. 24, 2013.
They were married Sept. 8, 1973, at Ebenezer United Brethren Church, Tiffin, by the Rev. Grimm.
Brenda is the daughter of Ida Bell of Tiffin and the late James Bell. She is employed at Tiffin City Food Service.
Thomas is the son of Clara (Dave Hohman) Best of Tiffin and Homer (Betty) Morrison of Sun City, Fla. He works at Republic Lumber.
They are parents of two children, Thomas (Deb) Morrison Jr. of Portage and Eric (Melissa) Morrison of Ohio. One granddaughter completes their family.