Joe and Jill (Campbell) Manis were married Sept. 28, 1963, at the Middletown Methodist Church by the Rev. Ed McClarnon.
Joe and Jill were Middletown High School sweethearts.
Joe retired from Delphi in 2001 and is currently the Harrison Township Trustee. Jill retired from Westpoint Stevens.
They have four children, Joy Manis of Anderson, Jodi (David) Hamm of Middletown, Julie (Bill) Hohlt of Carmel and Janis (Billy) Walker of Sulphur Springs. They have eight grandchildren, Chase, Cory, Alloi, Abbi Criswell; Ivy, Sophie Walker; Kindle, Will Hohlt; and two stepgrandsons, Luke and Dylan Hamm.
They recently celebrated their anniversary with a family trip to Tennessee.
On Saturday, Sept. 21, there will be an open house at the Sulphur Springs Community Building from 1 to 4 p.m.
Walker County will be performing the last half hour.
Everyone is welcome to come on this special occasion. Please omit gifts.