Bill and Jannette Swafford, Pratt, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a come and go reception from 2 to 4 p.m. Aug. 25 at the Pratt Community Center, 619 N. Main.
The couple was married Aug. 26, 1962, at Waldron Christian Church. Bill retired after working 40 years for Cities Service/Southern Star Gas Companies. Jannette retired after working 20 years as deputy register of deeds of Grant County and program technician at the Farm Service Agency in Pratt.
Their celebration will be hosted by their children, Scott Swafford, Rio Linda, Calif., Kevin and Kim Swafford, Boncarbo, Colo., and grandchildren, Tiffany and Ally Swafford, also from Boncarbo, Colo.
The couple request no gifts, but cards may be sent to them at 45 SW 20th St., Pratt, KS 67124.