Fred and Trumanell Maples of Decatur celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary March 10, 2014.
Fred and the former Trumanell Burgess were married March 10, 1974, at the First Baptist Church of Decatur.
Their children are James and Tara Maples of North Richland Hills. Grandchildren are Weston and Eli Maples.
Fred is a retired teacher and coach. He serves in various church and community organizations and enjoys golfing and working on his farm.
Trumanell teaches library sciences at Texas Woman’s University. She is a member of various church committees, the Decatur Junior Woman’s Club, the Wise County Retired Teachers Association and Investment Club. She enjoys spending time with her grandsons.
The couple are members of First United Methodist Church of Decatur.