Dolores Even and Dorothy Waddell (they are twins) celebrated their 80th birthdays Nov. 25 with a family dinner at the American Legion in Gilbertville. They were born Nov. 30, 1937, in Jesup.
Dolores married Ted Even on Nov. 19, 1956, and Dorothy married Warren Waddell on Feb. 19, 1993.
Hosting the event were Dolores’ eight sons and spouses, Don and Sherry Even, Bernie Even, Rick and Sharon Even, Mark and Michelle Even, Nick and Samantha Even, Curt Even, Kelly and Dee Even, and Glenn and Tammy Even. Dolores also has 14 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.