Gene Broyles and Karen (Demick) Broyles celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Jan. 10.
The couple was married Jan. 10, 1964, at Fifth Street United Methodist Church by the Rev. Howard Western.
Mr. Broyles retired from Delco Remy after 30 years of employment. Mrs. Broyles retired from St. John’s Health System after 40 years of service.
They have two children, Lisa (Steve) McDaniel of Grand Rapids, Mich., and Tom (Kelly) Broyles of Greens Fork, Ind. They have five grandchildren, Cole McDaniel, Caleb McDaniel, Clay Broyles, Jordan Broyles and Matthew Broyles.
They celebrated Jan. 10 with a surprise family dinner at their son’s restaurant, The Firehouse BBQ and Blues in Richmond.