Scott and Sonja Deem Burdette will celebrate their 50th anniversary July 9 with a celebration held by their children at 6 p.m, at Redhouse, W.Va.
They were married July 11, 1961, in St. Marys.
She is the daughter of the late Kenneth Deem and Mildred Full Deem. She is retired from Burdette Camping Center.
He is the son of Roscoe Burdette and the late Marguerite Clark Burdette. He is semi-retired from Burdette Camping Center.
They are the parents of Steve Burdette of Winfield, W.Va., Stephanie Burdette Abbott of Fraziers Bottom, W.Va. and Lisa Dulaney Jeffries of Winfield.
They have six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Gifts should be omitted, but cards would be appreciated.