Randy and Sandy Denman, of Clyde, will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on April 6.
The Denmans were married on Kokomo, Indiana and came to North Carolina in 1971 after Randy graduated from Purdue. He is a retired forester and Sandy retired from Wells Funeral Home and has overseen the Friends of he Library Annual book sale for years.
The couple has three children, Neil Denman of Horse Shoe and Jennifer Lietzke of Cary and Jason Denman of Virginia; and four grandchildren.
A special celebration will be heard later in the year when the family will be together.