Don and Janet Jeffers of Coolville will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on April 7. They were married April 7, 1963, at Lynch United Methodist Church in Marietta. The late Rev. Nightingale officiated.
She is the daughter of the late Andrew and Mary Newlon. He is the son of the late Home and Dorothy Jeffers.
She is a retired RN from Arcadia Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Coolville, Ohio. He is retired from GE in Washington, W.Va.
They have five children, 12 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
They will be celebrating their anniversary on April 7 at Coolville United Methodist Church in Coolville, with a vow renewal at 2:30 p.m., followed by an open house reception. All friends and family are invited to attend. The couple ask that gifts be omitted.