Sterlin “Bobby” and Vergie L. Brooks Locklear of Maxton celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on June 26, 2016.
The couple married in Dillon, S.C., on June 26, 1966. They have six children, Fergus, Bobbie and Kent Locklear, who are deceased; and Christopher, Billie and the Rev. Phillip Locklear. The two have many friends and loved ones, grandchildren and a great-granddaughter, Bransleigh Locklear.