Mr. and Mrs. Carol Gene Littleton, 155 Littleton Road, Jonesborough, observed their 50th wedding anniversary Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2011.
The couple were married on Aug. 16, 1961, at the home of the Rev. John Moody in the Oak Hill Community, Jonesborough.
Mr. Littleton is employed by Washington County School System.
Mrs. Littleton is the former Helen Jean Street. She is a former employee of Johnson City Medical Center and McLeod Cancer & Blood Center of East Tennessee.
The couple have four children, Patrick Littleton, Johnson City; Jamie Littleton and wife Sheila of Jonesborough; Darren Littleton and wife Michelle of Jonesborough; and Karen Hampton and husband Doug of Jones-borough. They have eight grandchildren.