Opal Burgess of Royal Oak, Mich., celebrated her 85th birthday with family and friends on Aug. 8. She is the former Opal Cave and was born and raised in Campbellsville.
Her husband of 63 years, Cliff Burgess, was born and raised in Glasgow.
They have eight children, Roberta Roberts of New Rochelle, N.Y.; Linda Dernier of Campbellsville; Jo Ann Burgess of Belmont, N.C.; Marie Burgess of Fort Myers, Fla.; Cliff Burgess Jr. of Beatrice, Neb.; Paula Mooreland of Grandview, Ohio; Hank Burgess of Farmington Hills, Mich.; and Darlene Field of Troy, Mich.
They also have 16 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.