Richard Martin and Linda Phillips were married Oct. 6, 1957, by J. B. Swain, pastor, in Fayette Christian Church.
They have two daughters, Mrs. Gary (Gail) Seeley and Mrs. Mike (Lori) Creighton; and a son, Jeff (Kay) Martin. All are from Fayette. They have six grandchildren.
The Martins will celebrate their 50th anniversary with an open house for the public in the church, 2-5 p.m., Sunday, Oct.
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Senior citizens are valuable.
We are more valuable than younger generations: We have silver in our hair; Gold in our teeth; Stones in our kidneys; Lead in our feet; And, we are loaded with natural gas!