Larry and Nancy (Howard) Bond celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 14.
They were married Sept. 14, 1963, by the Rev. Melvin Phillips of the First Baptist Church.
Larry served his country in the U.S. Army in Berlin, Germany, and retired from Delco Remy. Nancy is a retired hairdresser. Both remain involved in as volunteers in church and community activities, and with family.
The couple has three children, Charles Bond, deceased, Lori Cress of New Washington and Ben Bond of Elwood. They have eight grandchildren.
The couple plans celebrations with loved ones and special friends.