Shirl and Doris Higgins of Newton Falls will celebrate their 50th anniversary Aug. 9 and 10 at Whispering Pines Bed and Breakfast at Atwood Lake in Dellroy, Ohio.
Their children are Jeff Higgins of Canfield, Patrick Higgins of Newton Falls and Tamara Higgins of Denver.
They have two grandchildren.
The former Doris Atkinson married Mr. Higgins Aug. 10, 1963, at Stiphton Baptist Church, Radcliff, Ky.
The couple are members of First Christian Church.
Mr. Higgins retired from Thomas Steel in Warren in 2000 and served with the U.S. Army from 1961 to 1963.