Gordon Spencer McHenry and Mildred Lucille Herlong married at Central Presbyterian Church in Jackson on August 31, 1952. On August 31, 2012, they celebrated their 60th Anniversary with their children and grandchildren in Madison, MS.
Dr. McHenry was raised in McHenry and son to Floyd and Hazel McHenry. Mildred was raised in Pattison, Mississippi, daughter of Thomas and Elma Herlong. For over 45 years Gordon and Millie made their home in Wiggins.