Mr. and Mrs. Anthel Marlin will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary from 2 to 4 p.m. July 26 with a reception in the fellowship center of Faith Baptist Church in North Little Rock. The couple was married Aug. 21, 1953, at Antioch Church in Zion by Lehman Dobbins.
Mrs. Marlin is the former Mary Carolyn Smith of Melbourne and is retired from the North Little Rock School System. Mr. Marlin is retired from the city of North Little Rock.
They are the parents of Dave Marlin and Dean Marlin, both of North Little Rock, and Mara Grisham of Cleveland, Tenn. They have two grandsons and two granddaughters.