Ron and Bonnie Manning, 1151 Cliffview Circle, Gray, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Sunday, Nov. 13, 2011, at a celebration and renewal of vows at Boones Creek Christian Church.
The couple were married on Nov. 24, 1961, in Baltimore, Md., by Dick Morris.
Mr. Manning retired from Western Electric/AT&T after 32 years of service.
Mrs. Manning is the former Bonnie Ivarson. She is the former owner of the copy shop, Qualitee Shoppe, in Lexington Park, Md.
The couple have three children, Debora Lynch of Jonesborough, James Manning of Gray, and Trudi Cook of Mechanicsville, Md.; two grandchildren, Martin Everle and Kyle Kemp, both of Mechanicsville, Md.; and three great-grandchildren, Martin, Matthew and Myiah Everle.