Gary and Shirley Graves of Pickering, Mo., recently celebrated 50 years of marriage.
The couple was married June 2, 1962.
Children include Cindy and John Hayes of Bethany, Mo., and Lonny Graves of Tarpon Springs Fla.; grandchildren are Brandi and Ben Brooke of Bethany, Mo., and Brennan and Blake Hayes of Bethany, Mo.; great grandchildren, Kayden and Kayl Brooke of Bethany Mo.
A family dinner was held in Kansas City, Mo., in the couple’s honor. They also plan to take a Hawaiian cruise in September.