Howard and Maxine Anderson will celebrate their 50th anniversary on Oct. 5. They were married in 1963 by the Rev. Robert Salser at the Church of the Nazarene in Parkersburg.

He is the son of the late Rufus and Carolyn Anderson.

She is the daughter of the late Delbert and Ethel Gant.

They are the parents of Floyd (Kathy) Anderson and Kathy (Scott) Jones of Elizabeth.

They are the grandparents of Colton and Callie Anderson and TylerAnn Jones.

Their children are honoring them with an anniversary celebration from 1-3 p.m. Sept. 29 at Limestone Fellowship Hall in Rockport. Friends and family are invited to attend.