Jim and Margaret Keen of Bridgeport will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a trip to Las Vegas for the National Finals Rodeo, a celebratory dinner with their family upon their return and later a trip to Hawaii.
Jim and the former Margaret Combs were married Dec. 6, 1963, in Dallas.
They have two sons, Michael Andrews and wife, Cindy, of Chattanooga, Tenn., and Craig Keen of Bridgeport; a daughter, the late Lisa Sermons; eight grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. Jim retired from Bell Helicopter in 2000 and enjoys ranching and team roping. He is a member of the Bridgeport Lions Club and Sons of Confederate Veterans.
Margaret, after a career in marketing, retired from Motorola in 1991 to enjoy the grandkids.
Both are members of First Baptist Church in Decatur, and together they have cruised all over the world.