H.L. and Shirley Ross of Decatur will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception hosted by their children 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, May 5, at the Decatur Church of Christ.
Gifts will be favorite stories, memories and blessings.
H.L. and the former Shirley Whatley were married May 4, 1963, in Vernon.
Their children are Wanda Best of Fort Worth and Byron Ross of Decatur. They have three grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
H.L. is a retired truck driver and a member of the Sons of Confederate Veterans. Shirley retired from an administrative position.
Both are members of the Decatur Church of Christ.