Charles and Grace Burgett, of Columbia, will celebrate 50 years of marriage on September 4.
Grace is retired from Dollar General Corporation and Charles is a retired letter carrier.
The couple have seven children, as well as 12 grandchildren, and eight great-grandchildren.
Charles and Grace were married in Vandalia on September 4, 1965 by the Reverend William A. Givens.
The couple is looking forward to a weekend of family festivities.