Mr. and Mrs. James L. Risner (Lewis and Pauline) celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 20 at the Woodmen of the World Lodge in Huntsville, Ala.
Their children and spouses hosted the reception. Their children and spouses are: Steven and Gwendolyn Risner, Susan and David Hand, Curtis Risner, Janet Gattis, William Risner, all of Huntsville, and Bruce and Cynthia Risner of Baytown Texas.
They have 10 grandchildren and one great-grandson.
The couple married Aug. 20, 1955, at St. Charles Borromeo Church in Province, R.I. Lewis is the son of the late W. Claude and Mildred Risner and the brother of Bill Risner of Thayer, and of Virginia Traffanstedt of Conway, Ark.
They have been residents of Huntsville, Ala., since 1964.