Bill and Maxcine Baldridge of Mammoth Spring celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Sept. 12. They will be honored at a reception beginning at 2 p.m. Oct. 18 at the Christian Activity Center, 420 Chestnut Street in Thayer.
The couple met in Mammoth Spring and married Sept. 12, 1958. They have seven children: Robert Baldridge and wife Kitten, Bruce Baldridge and wife Brenda, Sheila Harvey and husband Todd, Phillip Baldridge and wife Debbie, Jimmy Baldridge and wife Tommie, Gary Baldridge and wife Angela and Sandy Cypret. They are blessed with 15 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Family and friends of the couple are invited to attend the celebration.