Cecil "Hank" and May Hankins will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Sunday, July 7th, 2013.

Hank and May were married July 5th, 1963 West Hollywood Baptist Church, California.

Hank and May have two children, Kurt (April) Hankins of Pratt, and Sandra Wagner of Preston; six grandchildren, Tyler (Kelby) Hankins, Pratt, Caitlin (Ethen) Moundville, Mo., Dakota Hankins and Cheyenne Hankins of Pratt; and one great-granddaughter, Kinsey

Cecil served in the Navy and retired from Silver Dollar City in 2003. May retired from the State of Missouri. Both enjoy their family, grandchildren's events and working in their garden and volunteering. Cecil and May attend the Free Methodist Church in Pratt.

There will be a reception held in their honor from 2 to 4 p.m. July 7 at the Preston Senior Center Community Center, Preston. Please no gifts, as your presence is a blessing! Cards may be sent to 309 E. 4th Street Preston, KS 67583.