Harlin F. Parnell and Robbie N. Stark Parnell were married Sept. 21, 1952, at Thayer, Mo. They will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Sept. 21 at Thayer Church of Christ from 4 to 6 p.m. The church is located on Highway 63 and 142 East.
All friends and relatives are invited to attend.
Harlin and Robbie have two sons -- Mike and his wife, Julie, of Jacksonville, Fla., and Mark and his wife, Carla, of Mammoth Spring; and six grandchildren -- Angelina, Jenicka, Joshua, Seth, Sarah, and Anastaisa.
The couple requests no gifts.