Anita Wentworth and Donald Rowlett were married Jan. 20, 1961, at Bedford Christian Church with the Rev. Herman Rowlett, uncle of the groom, officiating.
A reception hosted by their children will be held from 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 22, to honor the couple at their Rowlett Lane home.
The couple has three children, Gina Ball, David C. Rowlett and Doug Rowlett, and four grandchildren.
The family invites the community to stop by and wish the couple well. No gifts, please.